decemarietis wrote:The triphthong is a bit hard to pronounce :/ I assume that is pronounced /kɛjˈiz/ or /kajˈiz/ ?linguoboy wrote:Cayese/Caïese?
linguoboy wrote:It's not a triphthong IMD. The spelling with the diaeresis is just an attempt to force the pronunciation /kaɪ̯ˈiːz/ since the element cay would normally suggest /keː/.
Linguanist wrote:How about Cagyese, with similar pronunciation to linguoboy's suggestion - the 'gy' more representing a stronger 'y' or 'i'???
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