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Old 08-07-2003, 03:54 PM   #1
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how do you pronounce "Mozilla"?


just askin'
 
Old 08-07-2003, 04:01 PM   #2
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I pronounce it "The best browser in the world!"

I also say 'Moe (Larry, and Curly) zilla (thrilla in manilla)'.
 
Old 08-07-2003, 04:17 PM   #3
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Rhymes with Godzilla
 
Old 08-07-2003, 04:56 PM   #4
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If I'm shortening it, I say "Moz" (as in "mahz") . But the long form is "Moh-zill-uh"
 
Old 10-28-2006, 12:25 PM   #5
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Rhymes with Godzilla
I've heard one or two other Englishmen use a similar pronunciation: Mottzilla. with the accent on the first syllable. Dunno where they get that short O and hard Z from.

I use Mo' zilluh. Soft Z, with the accent on the I.
 
Old 10-28-2006, 12:36 PM   #6
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I've heard one or two other Englishmen use a similar pronunciation: Mottzilla. with the accent on the first syllable. Dunno where they get that short O and hard Z from.

I use Mo' zilluh. Soft Z, with the accent on the I.
As an Englishman (and dont forget we invented the language ) everyone I know pronounces it as:

Moz Zilla

The Moz bit rhymes with 'was', the zilla bit as in Godzilla. Mind you, in England the variation in accents between one town and the next is remarkable, so who can say what is right!
 
Old 10-28-2006, 02:08 PM   #7
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Moved: This thread is more suitable in the General Forum and has been moved accordingly to help your thread/question get the exposure it deserves.

Why are you guys responding to a 3 year old thread.
 
Old 10-28-2006, 05:30 PM   #8
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Moved: This thread is more suitable in the General Forum and has been moved accordingly to help your thread/question get the exposure it deserves.

Why are you guys responding to a 3 year old thread.
Why did it take you three years to move this thread???

lol
 
Old 10-28-2006, 06:36 PM   #9
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Why did it take you three years to move this thread???

lol
I wasn't even a member of LQ when this thread was started and I have only been a moderator for a few months.
 
Old 10-28-2006, 07:04 PM   #10
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FREEDOM OF SPEECH. We are responding to an old thread because it is our right to respond to threads.
You are a moderator. What rules have we broken by responding to this thread?
 
Old 10-28-2006, 07:13 PM   #11
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FREEDOM OF SPEECH. We are responding to an old thread because it is our right to respond to threads.
You are a moderator. What rules have we broken by responding to this thread?
I don't see any posts from you in this thread (apart from the one I just quoted), so I am not really sure why my comments bother you. Obviously everyone is free to respond to a thread if they desire but at times there is no point in resurrecting old threads. You also seem to have missed the humour.

Last edited by reddazz; 10-28-2006 at 07:14 PM.
 
Old 10-28-2006, 08:55 PM   #12
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Whoa... calm down. I was just saying.
 
Old 10-29-2006, 12:07 AM   #13
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FREEDOM OF SPEECH. We are responding to an old thread because it is our right to respond to threads.
You are a moderator. What rules have we broken by responding to this thread?
Quote:
Whoa... calm down. I was just saying.
In a Jim Nabor voice:
Citizens arrest, citizens arrest
 
Old 10-29-2006, 12:44 AM   #14
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In a Jim Nabor voice:
Citizens arrest, citizens arrest
Now that my friend is funny. You can't go wrong with Andy Griffith humor.
 
Old 10-29-2006, 12:46 AM   #15
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I wasn't even a member of LQ when this thread was started and I have only been a moderator for a few months.
Holy ****. You've got over 11,000 posts in less than 3 years?? Do you do anything besides look at this site?
 
  


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