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#1 muminbusiness

Posted 07 April 2012 - 09:25 PM

Macquenzie? What are your thoughts?

#2 la di dah

Posted 07 April 2012 - 09:26 PM

Makes me Macqueasy.

#3 ~chiquita~

Posted 07 April 2012 - 09:27 PM

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#4 mal'occhio

Posted 07 April 2012 - 09:27 PM

QUOTE (la di dah @ 07/04/2012, 09:26 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Makes me Macqueasy.


this

#5 YellowKittyGlenn

Posted 07 April 2012 - 09:31 PM

Please say it's a typo of Mackenzie

lol @ la di dah

#6 muminbusiness

Posted 07 April 2012 - 09:33 PM

Ive typed it just as I've read it!

#7 ali27

Posted 07 April 2012 - 09:35 PM

Please don't do it....it's just not nice!

#8 Katie_bella

Posted 07 April 2012 - 09:36 PM

no....nope....never.

#9 la di dah

Posted 07 April 2012 - 09:36 PM

QUOTE (muminbusiness @ 07/04/2012, 09:33 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Ive typed it just as I've read it!


I think they meant hopefully it was a typo on the original where-you-saw-it end. Which it could be, I guess, though that's several letters that are half a keyboard away...?

#10 muminbusiness

Posted 07 April 2012 - 09:41 PM

It was written that way more than once........

#11 Appellation

Posted 07 April 2012 - 09:46 PM

Faque no!

#12 PackedToTheRafters

Posted 07 April 2012 - 10:10 PM

No, it's weird.

#13 Goggie

Posted 07 April 2012 - 10:16 PM

Awful.

#14 Ducky*Fuzz

Posted 07 April 2012 - 10:18 PM

QUOTE (la di dah @ 07/04/2012, 09:26 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Makes me Macqueasy.



QUOTE (Appellation @ 07/04/2012, 09:46 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Faque no!



#15 canuckmel

Posted 08 April 2012 - 12:24 AM

bohghunn.

#16 ubermum

Posted 08 April 2012 - 12:29 AM

Puke. Would you pronounce it as spelled or is the awful spelling just to be youneek and it's pronounced like the Scottish clan?

Edited by ubermum, 08 April 2012 - 12:34 AM.


#17 Liadan

Posted 08 April 2012 - 12:49 AM

I automatically pronounced it the way it was spelled, with the "qu" making the "kwe" sound.

My brain rebelled at first, and didn't want to read what it was, I initially saw "Macquarie" like the dictionary... I thought "that's not so bad", then I ACTUALLY saw it, and...

WTF???

#18 Gracious

Posted 08 April 2012 - 01:53 AM

I have seen this exact name/spelling recently too. I felt a little unsure how to pronounce it at first.

#19 samanthan

Posted 08 April 2012 - 03:02 AM

nno.gif Sorry but it's terrible

#20 HurryUpAlready

Posted 08 April 2012 - 05:21 AM

Hate it. Sounds like a bogan trying to be posh!

#21 kerilyntaryn

Posted 08 April 2012 - 07:51 AM

nope,  looks like someone cant spell

#22 countrymel

Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:00 AM

Oh dear... not my qup of tea at all.

#23 tamjk

Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:04 AM

QUOTE (HurryUpAlready @ 08/04/2012, 05:21 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Hate it. Sounds like a bogan trying to be posh!


Sounds like something my ex SIL would use. AFTER her partner had minimised the butchering she had done to the original name. S

#24 GreenEggJimmyJamma

Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:16 AM

QUOTE (countrymel @ 08/04/2012, 09:00 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Oh dear... not my qup of tea at all.

This.

#25 Ingrid the Swan

Posted 08 April 2012 - 10:00 AM

Am I the only one who is reading the "qu" as a "k-we" sound not a "keh" sound? Because I can't think of too many words where the "qu" is in the middle and it's pronounced as "keh"




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