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It is pronounced differently than Vivian.
Vivienne = vivi--ENN
Vivian = VIV-ee-an
Chelscole:I say it the same as Vivian.
-ENN at the end
Joy2611:It is pronounced differently than Vivian.Vivienne = vivi--ENNVivian = VIV-ee-an
This is right.
jacmahan:The emphasis is on the "enne" vivi-ENN.
Joy2611:Guys, no.nbsp; It is not pronounced the same as Vivian.nbsp; It's a french name with a french pronunciation and if you are saying it the same as Vivian then you are saying it wrong.
I do pronounce it slightly different from Vivian and I prefer Vivienne. I don't like the -ann sound with Vivian.
Joy2611:Guys, no. It is not pronounced the same as Vivian. It's a french name with a french pronunciation and if you are saying it the same as Vivian then you are saying it wrong.
Even though I realize this, I still pronounce it like Vivian.
Try listening to this:
Not that it matters, but I don't like it and can't picture a cute little girl with this name
That said, I prefer Vivian.
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