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    how do i pronounce..

    hey im still fairly new to russian. but i am struggling with the translation of Joseph -
    Джозеф if you could spell it out how to pronounce that would be great also if anyone could help me with a problem with names could you pm me i need help ))

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    thank you

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    The "translation" of Joseph to Russian is Иосиф (Iosif, Ee-oh-sif).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kudesnik View Post
    The "translation" of Joseph to Russian is Иосиф (Iosif, Ee-oh-sif).
    No way, the variant "Иосиф" is true only for Bible names, for instance Jacob = Яков, Josef = Иосиф, but in other cases (Literature, TV) Jacob = Джейкоб, Josef = Джозеф

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