[aprssig] Official pronunciation of APRS?
Stephen H. Smith
wa8lmf2 at aol.com
Sun Oct 29 22:27:19 CST 2006
scott at opentrac.org wrote:
> >From an efficiency standpoint, I'd say the 'apers' pronunciation is the
> clear winner. Two syllables vs. four - except maybe in places like Texas.
> They can make 'yes' into a two-syllable word down there. =] Better
> compatibility, too. It's a lot easier to pronounce WinAPRS and APRSWorld
> that way.
I've always verbalized it with a short "A" as "appirs" with the first
syllable as in "apple".
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