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    Quote Originally Posted by m4v3r1ck View Post
    That's the kanji (old chinese) way. I've written the hiragana version.
    三菱 apparently is the official way.


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    Mit-soo-bish-ee

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    Mie-tsoe-bish-i

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    It seems some of the guys knows japanese. I know a bit. Mitsubishi should be pronounced plainly as what it is spelled in roman characters - MI - TSU - BI - SHI.

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    Mit-sioux-bish-ee

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    Quote Originally Posted by M-88 View Post
    I stumbled across this Video yesterday from someone to whom I am subscribed on youtube.

    The guy they surprise says Mitsubishi like I do. I pronounce it Mitsu-bih-she. First time I have heard someone else pronounce it like that.

    I have also heard:
    Mitsubeeshee (most common)
    Meetsubeeshee

    I also pronounce Nissan wrong. I say Nissin not Knees-on.
    Wait, you're a yank who says Nissan correctly?
    Need to buy you a beer mate!

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    Quote Originally Posted by M-88 View Post
    I also pronounce Nissan wrong. I say Nissin not Knees-on.
    Nissin makes soup!

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    Some of us say it
    Mrs. B*tchy
    but I'm pretty sure that's not right..
    Will weld for beer.

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    lol. Co-worker and I were just talking about this. She has a hard time pronouncing it. She pronounced it "Mits-shoo-bit-chee". Embarased, I told co-worker that it's simply 'Mit-soo-bee-shee'

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    Age-ism alert! The older people I know are more likely to butcher the name.


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