View Full Version : How to pronounce "picot"
10-04-2007, 09:43 PM
How do you say 'picot'?
I say pea-cot or pea-caught....
I've heard pea-co and pie-co
I'd imagine other possibilities would include pea-coat (hehehe) or pie-coat or pie-cot... or maybe picket?
I'd like to know the correct way to say it. :)
10-04-2007, 09:54 PM
I say pea-co. I've also heard pea-cot and pie-cot. But it's a French word and the correct pronunciation is pē'kō (http://www.answers.com/topic/picot).
10-04-2007, 10:51 PM
It's Pe-koe - like the tea....
10-05-2007, 01:20 AM
The 'correct' French pronunciation as PP noted is pee-ko. ;)
Jan in CA
10-05-2007, 02:35 AM
I say pee-coe, with a long o, too.
10-05-2007, 10:19 AM
I also say pea-coe x
10-05-2007, 10:57 AM
I pronounce it "loops"
10-05-2007, 11:01 AM
As people have noted before, it should sound like pee-ko.
10-05-2007, 11:05 AM
Is the only possible response to Mason's comment
10-05-2007, 03:34 PM
:roflhard: Mason yer too funny :D
btw I've always said pea-co (with a long o)