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Old 12-20-2007, 10:52 PM
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As far as I know... Who cares? It's not like you would talk to your friends about it. o.o; :: hides ::
hahahaha me and Draxx used to debate this now and then... it depends on if you have friends that play or not.

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1 French
1.1 Etymology
1.2 Pronunciation




French

Etymology
Mediaeval Latin gradalis ‘dish’, of unknown origin.


Pronunciation
IPA: /gʀɑl/

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Old 12-22-2007, 03:24 AM
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How many of these threads are we going to get..
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Old 12-22-2007, 03:58 AM
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As far as I know, Stefan chose the name. And he's german. Graal.
Grail in german is spelt Gral. Which is probably why Stefan calls this game graal, since germans cant say Grail. xD

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Old 12-22-2007, 05:32 AM
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Old 12-22-2007, 05:44 AM
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It doesn't matter what Graal is translated, it is still Graal.
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Old 12-22-2007, 07:44 PM
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aren't the creators french? it is all in how it is pronounced lol.
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Old 12-22-2007, 08:08 PM
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You people cannot comprehend English very well, or what? It's obviously "grail," I don't know how it can be confused otherwise.
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Old 12-22-2007, 08:17 PM
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You people cannot comprehend English very well, or what? It's obviously "grail," I don't know how it can be confused otherwise.
wtf? how on the name of god and w/e can you pronounce graal as grail? it's just wrong very wrong.
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Old 12-22-2007, 08:22 PM
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wtf? how on the name of god and w/e can you pronounce graal as grail? it's just wrong very wrong.
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Old 12-22-2007, 09:12 PM
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yeah if it was pronounced grail then there would be an E to make the ai sound.
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Old 12-22-2007, 10:28 PM
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IPA: /gʀɑl/
You'll have to explain what this means to me, as I'm not familiar with what glyphs the IPA uses to represent what sounds.
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Old 12-23-2007, 09:22 AM
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me either I'm not french... i figured a person who speaks french might know.

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As far as I know, Stefan chose the name. And he's german. Graal.
I was told he was french not german =O

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You people cannot comprehend English very well, or what? It's obviously "grail," I don't know how it can be confused otherwise.
where is the E on the end to make the a sound and not ahhh

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Old 12-23-2007, 09:33 AM
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You people cannot comprehend English very well, or what? It's obviously "grail," I don't know how it can be confused otherwise.
No its not obviously "grail", can you read?
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Old 12-23-2007, 02:17 PM
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No its not obviously "grail", can you read?
It's not a matter of literacy.

It's a matter of eyesight.

Ask him if he's blind.
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Old 12-23-2007, 03:07 PM
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I always was told Grail, but I've always pronounced it Grawl. It just seems easier to say, especially in English I suppose.
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