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Gauntlet Thrown Down - Pronounce Pecan

FirePlugDawgFirePlugDawg Posts: 3,744 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

Gauntlet Thrown Down - Pronounce Pecan 73 votes

Pecan is pronounced "PEE can"
57%
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Pecan is pronounced "Pe KAHN"
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Pecan is pronounced some other way
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  • RPMdawgRPMdawg Posts: 2,141 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    Pecan is pronounced "PEE can"

    There's no debate. You throw trash in a can not kahn

  • donmdonm Posts: 8,933 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    Pecan is pronounced "Pe KAHN"

    unless you are from Bah-ston.

  • SoFL_DawgSoFL_Dawg Posts: 5,387 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

    “Pee-can pie” pe-Kahn as standalone...don’t ask ???

  • DogsNotDawgsDogsNotDawgs Posts: 537 ✭✭✭✭ Senior
    Pecan is pronounced "PEE can"

    We know it is pronounced pee can but do not spell it different than pecan. We know that we pronounce it right.

  • WCDawgWCDawg Posts: 13,897 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    Pecan is pronounced "PEE can"

    Pee can.

  • AnotherDawgAnotherDawg Posts: 1,699 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    Pecan is pronounced "Pe KAHN"

    The only people I know who say PEE-can are Hollywood actors in movies about the South made by people who don't know anything about the South.

  • DogsNotDawgsDogsNotDawgs Posts: 537 ✭✭✭✭ Senior
    Pecan is pronounced "PEE can"

    According to the just released census of agriculture Georgia is easily the #1 in pecan production. What we say goes. Mama not even on the charts.

  • DogsNotDawgsDogsNotDawgs Posts: 537 ✭✭✭✭ Senior
    Pecan is pronounced "PEE can"

    anyone ever have autocorrect change bama to Mama?

  • amjadawgsamjadawgs Posts: 1,269 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    Pecan is pronounced some other way

    PEE KAHN - no emphasis on either syllable.

  • MuffingodMuffingod Posts: 729 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    Pecan is pronounced "PEE can"

    I’m from California and I thought it was pretty interchangeable. My wife is southern through and through (been on the same land here in Lawrenceville for 200 years) and says pee-can, so I’ll defer to her on this one.

  • RPMdawgRPMdawg Posts: 2,141 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    edited April 14
    Pecan is pronounced "PEE can"

    Good choice for 2 reasons. the least of which is it's the right pronunciation

  • YaleDawgYaleDawg Posts: 1,307 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    Pecan is pronounced "Pe KAHN"

    It is not only the best southern dessert but likely the best dessert that exists

  • CatfishCatfish Posts: 1,211 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    Pecan is pronounced "PEE can"

    My mama would NOT be happy about that.

  • CatfishCatfish Posts: 1,211 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    Pecan is pronounced "PEE can"

    My bride makes PEEcan pie and it is good! Her punkin pies ain't bad either. A little vanilla ice cream (homemade if available) Mmmm. 🙂👍

  • greshamdiscogreshamdisco Posts: 1,551 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

    I was raised in Albany, and my family has been in SW Ga since 1780. We say Pe-Kahn.

  • JRT812JRT812 Posts: 3,070 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

    lord have mercy... this thread has me all confused. I say it differently depending on what I am referring to. Just give me some pie and let stew on it

  • YaleDawgYaleDawg Posts: 1,307 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
    Pecan is pronounced "Pe KAHN"

    We should stop referring to it as a pecan pie and call it the best dam.n thing to pass between your lips

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