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September 6th, 2010, 10:12 AM
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WDYT? Pronounced mah-TEE-ahs
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September 6th, 2010, 04:39 PM
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It's okay...I prefer it spelled without the H.
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September 6th, 2010, 07:08 PM
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September 6th, 2010, 08:11 PM
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September 9th, 2010, 06:08 PM
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I think 99% of people pronounce it wrong the first time. That could be really frustrating for you and the child.
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September 9th, 2010, 08:25 PM
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Outside of a Matthias I met in Austria, I have never heard it pronounced with a hard T sound. I've always heard the first syllable pronounced more like Matthew, then a long I sound, then us.
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September 10th, 2010, 04:10 AM
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i love it, but not pronounced like that. i like it as mah-THIGH-us
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September 10th, 2010, 06:11 AM
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Like Mommagain said, that's how those spellings would make me pronounce the name. I think it's the "h" in there.

I love the name, but you and Mathias might have a lifetime of correcting...
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September 10th, 2010, 10:05 AM
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I've always liked this name! I prefer it spelled Matthias.
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