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Since I still see people refute this: "'gib' is derived from 'giblet', which is pronounced with a j sound." id Software Technical Director John Carmack (who should know).

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3. Re: Quote of the Day Mar 8, 2011, 20:08 Draugr
 
Poh-tay-toh, Poh-tah-toh!
Certainly won't argue about it's origins though, I look at it in the same vein as a portmanteau or a loanword. It has definitive origins but that doesn't mean it retains all the traits, especially when it comes to pronunciation.


 
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2. Re: Quote of the Day Mar 8, 2011, 19:56 reisub
 
No he's not.  
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1. Re: Quote of the Day Mar 8, 2011, 19:53 Fion
 
Well Carmack is WRONG! :p  
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