How Do You Pronounce 'Ahenny'?
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How to pronounce Ahenny
Ahenny is a town in Tipperary, Ireland known for its High Crosses. With Irish names, you can't use English to predict pronunciation, and Ahenny is no different. You correctly pronounce it [e]:HEE:nee
Regular visitors to my site will know that I emphasize getting pronunciation right phonetically in your own accent rather than attempting an unfamiliar accent. I was taught by Irish nuns, but on the audio, I say these words phonetically correctly and make no pretense to getting the accent right.
How to pronounce Slievenamon
Slievenamon means 'Mountain of the Women' according to Wikipedia, and refers to a mountain in County Tipperary, as well as to the unoffical 'anthem' of the region. This is another tricky pronunciation for those of us outside Ireland. I have to thank Kathleen from tipperary.com for her immense patience while coaching me how to get it right, and for her help on both these names. You say it shleev:n[e]:MON