Pronunciation of Jowett

From: Kevin W. Woodruff (
Date: Fri Nov 01 1996 - 23:29:53 EST

I checked Webster's Biographcal Dictionary and the earlier edition stated
that it pronunciation was "Jow-ett" the Ow as in "out" but the later
editions give the long "o" as the preferred pronunciation, with the other
pronunciation as the alternate

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