Date: Tue, 27 Sep 2005 17:46:29 GMT From: "Blacksmith" <xnospam> Subject: Re: How do you pronounce Saab?
"Manna" <manna74nospamline.de> skrev i meddelandet news:dhbuqs$fsf$03$1nospam.t-online.com... > > "Johannes" <johsnospam-not-sizefitter.com> wrote in message > news:43392567.23C4DAC8nospam-not-sizefitter.com... >> >> >> MH wrote: >>> >>> troll >> >> A reasonable question. In Danish language, the 'aa' is often used as >> a substitute for the letter Ā (if you don't have the Ā key). This >> would suggest SĀb, but that is of course completely wrong. > > Well, if looked at the actual abbreviation that SAAB stands for: Svneska > Aeroplan AktieBolag (roughly Swedish Aeroplane Limited) the both a's > should be pronounciated as one long a. Phonetically written sahb. > That„s correct! /B From Sweden