Guidance on how to pronounce those tricky author names, for authors whose last name begins with "O"!

Author Pronunciations

12 last names beginning with "O"

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oar-mn
o-RORK
on-DARt-she (the t is not silent but is barely heard and rolls into the final syllable)
noola o-fway-lawn
OH-zik
ooo-yee-yemi
OLM-STED, rhymes with red
Tay-uh Ah-bret
oh-RAHZ-co
"a-mos (a is pronounced as in apple)" oh-zz
oh-DELL
or-sun-do
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