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No doubt about that one: it's /sauron/ - sorry about the "o" - not sure how
to do the IPA symbol here: it's the inverted lower-case c symbol.
Mike
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From: "Fabian" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Wednesday, November 07, 2001 9:22 AM
Subject: LOTR


> Sauron.
>
> I'd always pronounced it /sO:rQn/, and the mispelling in Bored of the
> Rings (Sorhed) suggests that at least one other group agreed with me.
> However, the recent movie trailers pronounce it /sA:rVn/.
>
> Any data on how JRRT pronounced it? How do you say it?
>
> --
> Fabian
> To find out what makes paranoiacs tic, follow them around and watch them
> for a while.