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

Author Pronunciations

31 last names beginning with "S"

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George Stefan-awe-polus
zay-dee
se-DARE-is
je-ree (rhymes with ferry) spi-NEL-ee
Sil-AH-jee
Ma-neel Soo-ree
Dye See-jyeh
SHTAYN-gahrt (first syllable rhymes with mine, second with heart)
sah-lair-no
sch-Aff-ert
stargart
loo-is sack-er (rhymes with cracker)
sus-kind (rhymes with sinned)
woll soy-inka
die-ann seter-field
i-vo stir-ton
ka-MEE-lah shum-Sea
tat-YAH-na so-lee
see-hoo-coh
SAL-vator-re ski-bone-a
n-toe-zaak-kay shong-gay
SHINN-kyung-SOOK (like "suc" in "sucrose")
sails
Sha-KAR
SHULL-man
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