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Old 09-24-2010, 04:22 PM
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How do you think you pronounce that?
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Old 09-24-2010, 05:21 PM
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Or-labor Roe-duh
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Old 09-24-2010, 08:43 PM
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I thought it was or-el-aybohr road.

The "a" is silent, Santa?
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Old 09-24-2010, 10:28 PM
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I thought it was or-el-aybohr road.

The "a" is silent, Santa?
I've always heard it with a silent a.
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Old 09-27-2010, 09:57 AM
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I called a store in Ankeny for directions and they pronounced it

Oral-uh-bore
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it's correctly prounounced: ore-uh-lay-bore
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