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Re: Galtonia gibbidens
Quoting Tommy Bradley <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> Specifically the
> pronunication, translation and explanation of the species name gibbidens?
gibbidens <- Lat. gibb- 'hunch, hump' + de^ns 'tooth'
I'd say "GIB-ih-denz", with a hard *g*, but I'm sure there are others who
The original Latin pronunciation is really hard to try to approximate with
English spelling conventions, but would be something like "GIB-bih-deynss".
Department of Linguistics
University of Michigan