Pronunciation Guide

How Do You Pronounce Achan, Er’Rets, and Other Names from By Darkness Hid?

A lot of people ask me how to pronounce the names in my Blood of Kings trilogy. I really should have put a pronunciation guide in the book.
I went ahead and recorded some of the words so that you could hear them. Here are some that might help you:

Achan Cham:


Anillo:


Averella “Vrell” Amal:


Berland:


Bran Rennan:


Cherem:


Chowmah:


Dathos:


Er’Rets:


Esek Nathak:


Gazar:


Gidon:


gowzal:


Grendolyn “Gren” Fenny:


Hadad:


Harnu Poe:


Inko son of Mopti:


Jaelport:


Jaira Hamartano:


Jax mi Katt:


keliy:


Khai Mageia:


Koyukuk Orson:


Lady Gali:


Lady Glassea Hadar:


Lady Tara Livna:


Lebab Inlet:


Macoun Hadar:


Mahanaim:


Marad:


Meribah Corner:


Mitspah:


Nahar:


Nesos:


Regio Levy:


Riga Hoff:


Shamayim:


Shung Noatak:


Sideros Forest:


Silvo Hamartano:


Sir Caleb Agros:


Sir Gavin Lukos:


Sir Rigil Barak:


tanniyn:


Therion Duchy:


Toros Ianjo:


Tsaftown:


Zerah Rock:

 

Did I miss any that have been bothering you? Just ask and I’ll add them for you.