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Thursday, 15 December 2016

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angela

LOVE your posts!!! *:-)

londonmale

In the UK we also call it Nike (rhyming with Mike)
We also pronounce Adidas (with a short "e" sound in the middle like the "i" in the word "did" rather than pronounced "Adeedas" as in Run-DMC's "My Adidas".
So in the UK it sounds like "Adi-Dass".
We also pronounce "Puma" like "Pewma", not the American way of "Pooma".

Shabbat Shalom

RB

It's great to laugh and be inspired at the same time;))

Racheli

Thank you so much, Angela! Shabbat Shalom!

Racheli

Londonmale, that's hysterical! I have a friend from England who lives here, and I remember the first time she said "Adidas" I couldn't, for the life of me, understand what she was saying. You really say Pewma??
Shabbat Shalom!

Racheli

Thanks so much, RB! Shabbat Shalom!

Annonymous

Are you really a granddaughter of Albert Einstein?

Racheli

@anon, No, but I am a granddaughter of Hacham Adballah Somech of Baghdad! He was the teacher of the Ben Ish Chai and the gadol hador in Baghdad. And, of course, I didn't know this until a few years ago when my grandfather passed away and my mother found papers that linked us together. Crazy!

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