ez043438 at barney.ucdavis.edu
Mon May 15 11:36:34 EST 1995
dhaas at HUGO.FSUFAY.EDU wrote:
: Can someone give me a phonetic pronounceation for Kalanchoe. I have had
: a problem with this word for years.
I've always understood it in English as Kuh-lan-choh (rhymes with toe).
Classical latin is almost always different than "scientific latin" and
would be Kuh-lahn-koh-eh. Just like Aloe is two syllables in English and
three in latin.
: In this regard what is considered correct for Rhyzopus? Ive used
: Rhize a pus. Then Ive heard Rhize oh pus. ?
I think I've heard both. I always tend towards the latter.
Jeffrey A. Kirby -- Jester of Xanadu -- jakirby at ucdavis.edu
Serving the Bay Area for nearly 20 years.
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