Or more specifically, in the case of the small Austrian village "Obergnigl", is it pronounce: /obergnɪçl/ or /obergnɪgl/


The latter. The 'i' remains long. Here, the consonant does not change the pronunciation of the syllables in front of it.

  • / obɐˈgniːgl / I think (just wanted to try out my new IPA tool)
    – TehMacDawg
    Feb 6 '13 at 0:47

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