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Re: Okay, now what about ingenipes?
Quoting Tommy Bradley <email@example.com>:
> But I'm totally confused as to the pronunciation. I'm thinking it's
> something like "in-jeh-NIP-ees" or "IN-gen-i-PES," but this is judst and
> offhand assumption.
> As usual, any help on this subject would be greatly apperciated.
I'd go with in-JEN-ih-pess or in-JEN-ih-peez.
BTW, the stem of the Latin for 'gigantic, massive' is actually *ingent-*, so
it should really be "ingentipes". Oh, well.
Department of Linguistics
University of Michigan