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Cereal Man
03-06-2008, 09:59 PM
Lean-ooks, linus, linucks, how?

Cosmonaut
03-06-2008, 10:02 PM
Usually I say linucks, but once in a while I'll pronounce it lean-ooks.

Kagedanji
03-06-2008, 10:09 PM
Line-ucks .

Legend
03-06-2008, 10:13 PM
Ly-Nucks .

Index
03-06-2008, 10:18 PM
lin ucks

Legend
03-06-2008, 10:20 PM
Yeah. Ly-Nucks FTW!!

Kagedanji
03-06-2008, 10:23 PM
Wait, would "lin" be like "lynn" or "line"?

Legend
03-06-2008, 10:25 PM
Line, I believe .

STUFF
03-06-2008, 10:28 PM
rin tin tin, din, lin

lin - nux

azam_me91
03-06-2008, 10:28 PM
Line Ucks .

Fringo
03-06-2008, 10:35 PM
Ly-Nucks .

Kagedanji
03-06-2008, 10:36 PM
Ly-Nucks .

It's official, Line-Ucks/Ly-Nucks wins.

LN3uq
03-06-2008, 10:58 PM
Oh, I thought that poll entry meant linn-ucks
which is wot i sez

The Pirate
03-07-2008, 09:29 AM
Isn't the most common mistake calling it "Lyne - ucks" instead of "Linn - ucks"?

Because the "Linucks" on your poll could still be pronounced either way.

elite34
03-07-2008, 09:38 AM
lynn ucks.

‹berschall
03-07-2008, 06:06 PM
I pronounce it German, which is like "Leenooks".

Steyene
03-07-2008, 09:00 PM
Lyn-ex Australian FTW

Smashdood
03-07-2008, 10:17 PM
I pronounce it "Linux."

Third poll option, for reals.

Myself
03-07-2008, 10:50 PM
Lyn-ex Australian FTW

Yep .

Nodd
03-07-2008, 11:05 PM
I pronounce it in spanish.
By "in spanish", I meant with a zest spanish accent.
In other words, "liiinnnnnnnn eeexxxxxx"

notmaggot
03-07-2008, 11:07 PM
linucks because i heard it in a video or something.

2-D
03-07-2008, 11:08 PM
i pronounce it

lyn ux

Da' Hatta
03-28-2008, 02:21 AM
linucks because i heard it in a video or something.
What movie did you hear that from?

Shanto
03-29-2008, 12:04 PM
I say Lin-Icks.

aquamina
03-29-2008, 02:45 PM
Linucks

because thats how i learned it

Fallen
03-29-2008, 03:45 PM
The right way

Lin-ux

Vervanda
03-29-2008, 03:47 PM
I pronounce it lee-nux

ultramega
03-31-2008, 06:22 PM
Lin-ix .

Aperture
03-31-2008, 06:23 PM
Lin-ix .

as do i .

Cereal Man
03-31-2008, 06:28 PM
Well, I'd like to say that all 37 of you people are wrong.

http://www.paul.sladen.org/pronunciation/