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Offline melkite

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antiochian orthodox
« on: May 09, 2011, 03:30:57 PM »
I've never figured this out.  Is the correct pronunciation antee-oak-ian or antee-ahk-ian?

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Re: antiochian orthodox
« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2011, 03:35:43 PM »
I used to attend an Antiochian parish and I've always heard it called an-tee-o-kee-an.

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Re: antiochian orthodox
« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2011, 03:59:11 PM »
I pronounce it ant-ee-oak-ian, but I have heard both pronunciations and would assume that both are fine  :)
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Re: antiochian orthodox
« Reply #3 on: May 09, 2011, 05:26:39 PM »
I had always been calling it by the second pronunciation you give, but I've been listening to Ancient Faith Radio recently, and I've only heard them give the first one.
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