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Posted - 30 Jan 2008 :  10:33:00  

How do you pronounce Epictetus?



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Posted - 30 Jan 2008 :  10:47:59  


As you write it, but with an o in the end, not the Latin u, that is: Epictetos.

First e as in English "egg"; i as in English "this"; second e as in English "is"; o as in English "pro".

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Posted - 29 Feb 2008 :  03:34:57  


Epictetus is a Latin rendering of the Greek.
To correctly spell and pronounce in Greek you need to use the Greek Alphabet. Επίκτητος. ie. Epiktitos, the accented is on 'i'.
Hope this helps.

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