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Yet another pronunciation question

Oregon

Or ee gon

Or ih gun

(Or ih gun is how we in the Pacific north west say it)

 
musicmaker

Asked by musicmaker at 9:43 PM on Feb. 11, 2013 in Just for Fun

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Answers (19)
  • Or ih gun.

    I've only ever heard people from back east mispronounce it.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 9:51 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Or-gun
    kmath

    Answer by kmath at 9:48 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Definitely Or-gen
    TooEarlyForGrey

    Answer by TooEarlyForGrey at 9:55 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Or-gun, very similar to how you would say organ
    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 9:45 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Or e gun
    skinnyslokita

    Answer by skinnyslokita at 9:46 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • ask about Arkansas! I have a doosey for that one
    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 9:47 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Or-uh-gin ( gin with a hard g)
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 9:49 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Or gun
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 9:49 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • OR-AH-GAHN
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 9:51 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • In washington we put a slight "ih" sound in the middle
    musicmaker

    Comment by musicmaker (original poster) at 9:51 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

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