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How do YOU pronounce it?

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Re: How do YOU pronounce it?

Posted: 15 Feb 2008 2:59PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Selig
We say See-lig. However, we've found records of it being spelled "Selige" and don't know how that would have been pronounced. Legend goes that my grandfather didn't like it with the "e" on the end so simply stopped writing it that way (on his kids birth certificates and such). We hear other people say sell-lig a lot and when we say it allowed, many people want to spell it with a "C" - Celig. I've heard of the Say-lig or Zay-lig (Zay-lic?) pronunciation before too.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
bselig444 4 Aug 2007 1:05PM GMT 
MarySelig31 30 Sep 2007 1:55PM GMT 
CLSelig 15 Feb 2008 9:59PM GMT 
kselig_1 1 Mar 2008 5:17AM GMT 
carsue28 1 Jun 2008 6:34AM GMT 
redtitan78 6 Aug 2008 3:45PM GMT 
Christian Sel... 7 May 2014 2:01PM GMT 
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