How to Pronounce Ion Neculce? (CORRECTLY)

Ion Neculce is a historical figure in Moldavian history. His name is pronounced as “Yon Nek-ul-chay”.

When saying “Ion”, the “I” is pronounced as a long “e” sound, similar to the “ee” in “see”, and “on” is pronounced as “awn” with a long “o”.

For “Neculce”, the “Ne-” is pronounced with a short “e” sound, similar to the “e” in “net”, “cu” is pronounced like “coo”, and “-lce” is pronounced as “ul-chay”, with the “-l” being silent.

So, to pronounce Ion Neculce correctly, you would say “Yon Nek-ul-chay”.

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