View Poll Results: Pronounce the word

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  • Ham-ick

    174 49.71%
  • Ham-auck

    75 21.43%
  • Ham-mik

    59 16.86%
  • Him-mock

    9 2.57%
  • Other?

    33 9.43%
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  1. #21
    Senior Member CatSplat's Avatar
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    I say it similar to "ham-uck".

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    For me: ham-mk, said quickly of course! it's probably a Yorkshire thing

  3. #23
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    Now, if you save up a load of flem... and the pronounce the H...you will have to go through the TSA line twice.......
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  4. #24
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    Ham-Auk

    so my 10 yr old daughter teases me and says


    "Hamoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooook "
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  5. #25
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    I voted ham ick, but upon reflection, I think I say ham uck

  6. #26
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    Ham-ick....cause like the -ick part.
    Shu-g
    Whoooo Buddy)))) I Love Onions, Grits, Greens, Livermush, NC Style BBQ, Potted Meat, Anchovies, 'Naner Puddin", Peanut Butter Pie, Red Velvet Cake and Cocoa and Straaaaaawwwwberrrry Milk and Coffee Crisps....
    I Hope Heaven has a Bakery!!!!



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  7. #27
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    I say "Hængekøje"!...... But that is of course on danish. In English i say "Ha-mock" kind a like Amok!
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  8. #28
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    Hamhocker got her trail name by asking me on a trip where I knew all of these hamhockers from
    There are times that the only way you can do something is alone – that waiting on the convenience of others means that a lot of opportunities will pass you by
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    Who cares about showers, gourmet food, using flush toilets. Just keep on walking and being away from it all.

  9. #29
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    HA m-muck A strong HA rolling into an "m" and then "muck"

  10. #30
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ewker View Post
    Hamhocker got her trail name by asking me on a trip where I knew all of these hamhockers from
    Ewker, I thought you pronounced it "teeeent"...


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