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English pronunciation of Ancient Greek names

Like the rules for Latin accent retrofitted for Greek words. This is the key! The traditional English pronunciation of Ancient Greek is actually the traditional English pronunciation of Latin ...
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How to pronounce "Roterodamus"?

Actually the syllaba paenultima of this word is treated as anceps in Neo-Latin verse – so Neo-Latin authors would have said either Roteródamus or Roterodámus. Here are two examples from the many poems ...
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Precise pronunciation of b, d and g

In Ecclesiastical Latin, B, D, and G are pronounced as stops, like in English (or like in Spanish at the start of a word). Ecclesiastical pronunciation is based on Italian, and Italian doesn't have ...
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