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

Author Pronunciations

21 last names beginning with "P"

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pet-roh-cell-ee
Like Ian (ee-un)
MA-rio POO-zoh
As it looks: pull-man
pele-CAH-nos
jo-dee pee-coh
Paula-nik
pow-leeni (literally means 'little Paul')
or-HAHN par-mook
aa-r t oo-roh, peh-rehs
lynn ray
proo-dom
Feffer (pfeffer means pepper in German)
pa-TRONE
PEHR
last name is pronounced 'fam'
Proo
Pa –soolk –ah
zee-zee
Sh-vawn - last syllable rhymes with yawn (Siobhan is Gaelic/Irish for Joan)
FAHV-el Parrit
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