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September 27th, 2010, 04:45 PM
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How do you pronounce Carys?

Cah-riss or Care-iss??

I have always pronounced it Care-iss but on the baby names site it gives the other!!
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September 27th, 2010, 05:38 PM
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When I see it, I think, Care-iss.
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September 27th, 2010, 06:06 PM
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i think it as car-rhys
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September 27th, 2010, 06:40 PM
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I always thought of it as Care-iss.
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September 27th, 2010, 07:51 PM
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I know one. She's 5. Her parents pronounce it Care-iss.
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September 27th, 2010, 08:46 PM
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care-iss. i love it
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September 27th, 2010, 11:32 PM
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CARE-iss. Ca-REES would be my second inclination. I like the name!
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September 28th, 2010, 08:43 AM
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care-iss
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September 28th, 2010, 10:09 AM
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CARE-iss

It's a very pretty name.
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September 28th, 2010, 10:13 AM
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I pronounce this as cuh-RHYS.
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September 28th, 2010, 02:13 PM
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Ca-riss
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September 28th, 2010, 02:42 PM
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Ca - riss

Ca like cat

And the emphasis on the Ca
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September 28th, 2010, 08:32 PM
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i think it as car-rhys
same here.... funny how being in a different country can lead to different pronounciations
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September 28th, 2010, 09:10 PM
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I know a few little Carys/Karis and they're all said Care-iss.
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