ZeonChar (ZeonChar@mindspring.com)
Thu, 17 Aug 2000 00:40:59 -0700

I personally use both. I guess it just depends on the situation and what I
feel like saying. But normally I use the double-oh.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Echo|Fox" <echofox@wingzero.net>
To: <gundam@aeug.org>
Sent: Wednesday, August 16, 2000 3:03 PM
Subject: [gundam] pronounciation

> Here's something thats always bugged me. How do you "Say" 0079, 0080,
> 0083, etc. I've always said zero-zero-eight-zero, but, for example, the
> trailer on the first Wing DVD says "double-oh-eighty-three" which just
> doesn't sound right. Hell, even in 0083 I've heard "double-oh" at least
> once in the subbed version, but I'm sure I've heard zero-zero used in
> various other series.
> Same goes for the 08th MS team, I say zero-eighth, but i've heard people
> say it without the zero in front.
> Not terribly important, but something I wanted to know =)
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