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georgiaokeeffe Sun 05-Nov-17 22:20:30

Particularly, how would you pronounce it? I always thought I’d was just Mag-nus, but then just heard some people pronounce it Mang-us.

RavenWings Sun 05-Nov-17 22:20:59

Always Mag-nus here!

DramaAlpaca Sun 05-Nov-17 22:42:21


Lovely name.

SuperBeagle Sun 05-Nov-17 23:51:13

It's Mag-nus.

Just like Agnes is not pronounced like Angus.

georgiaokeeffe Sun 05-Nov-17 23:54:31

Thanks. It’s going on the list!

Belmo Sun 05-Nov-17 23:56:19


But it is pronounced differently in the north (east?) of Scotland. Man-us, I think?

MollyHuaCha Sun 05-Nov-17 23:57:17

Who on earth is saying Mangus? They are mis-reading the name and thinking of Angus.

It’s MAG-nus. Nice name. And so easy to pronounce, there’s really no excuse not to.

OhNoGroken Sun 05-Nov-17 23:58:18

Mag-nus - I used to know one who was a sibling to Titan.

Surname was along the lines of dweeb/wimp grin brilliant combination!

Muse84 Mon 06-Nov-17 20:00:09

I gave birth to a Magnus on Tuesday. Call it the hormones but I couldn't be happier with the nane for my unique, gorgeous little boy

MrsHathaway Mon 06-Nov-17 20:01:27

I know one who isn't pn Mag-nsss but he's Danish.

Congratulations Muse.

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