Today: November 16, 2018, 8:45 am
  
Business

It’s Pronounced Wah-way – the World’s Second Largest Smartphone Brand Reveals Stats on Ireland’s Most Mispronounced Words.

PR-Inside.com: 2018-11-09 09:02:01

It’s Pronounced Wah-way – the World’s Second Largest Smartphone Brand Reveals Stats on Ireland’s Most Mispronounced Words.

For Huawei
Susan Jackson
Susan@aikenpr.com

Whether your name is Sadhbh or Meadhbh or you know your Quinoa from your Acai – Ireland’s most commonly mispronounced words have been revealed!

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181109005

THE WORLD'S SECOND LARGEST SMARTPHONE BRAND, HUAWEI CAN RELATE TO ALL SADHBHS,CAOIMHES AND TADGHS (G ...

THE WORLD'S SECOND LARGEST SMARTPHONE BRAND, HUAWEI CAN RELATE TO ALL SADHBHS,CAOIMHES AND TADGHS (Graphic: Business Wire)

New research from global tech giant Huawei, found that Ireland’s Caoimhes, Muireanns, Tadghs and Blaithnaids were all beaten by Sadhbh (Sai-v) for the top spot of most regularly mispronounced names in Ireland: with 25% of respondents picking the name. In addition, it appears that international influences on Irish cuisine are impacting on our ability to pronounce the foods we eat with Worcestershire, Quinoa and Acai all featuring highly as the most commonly mispronounced words in Irish dictum.

Of course, it’s not just people’s names or favourite foods that are regularly mispronounced in Ireland: brands too, suffer this same fate and the research carried out by Huawei found that more than 30% of respondents chose Huawei as the most difficult to pronounce brand name in Ireland (it’s pronounced “wah-way” by the way!).

The research conducted by Huawei coincides with the launch of the Huawei Mate 20 Pro and while there is some confusion surrounding its pronunciation, the quality of Huawei’s latest flagship handset cannot be mistaken.

The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is available from today at Vodafone Ireland, Three Ireland, Carphone Warehouse Ireland and Harvey Norman and to support its launch, Huawei has collaborated with popular online Irish personalities; Senan Byrne, Cal Arnold, Clisare and dynamic duo “Lords of Strut” to create a series of funny videos to help Irish people understand and pronounce the global brand. The first of these videos sees renowned online comedian Senan Byrne create a hilarious mini mock horror movie which while making his audience laugh teaches them exactly how Huawei should be pronounced.

https://youtu.be/gj4midlkWU0

Commenting on the survey’s findings Huawei’s, Zena Ross said, “While there is still some confusion about how to pronounce the brand’s name, the recognition of this is simply because Huawei is growing so rapidly across Ireland! In 2018, already, we’ve seen a massive growth in popularity with the P20 Pro and more recently our Mate 20 Pro devices. Both phones are partnered with camera manufacturer, Leica and produce the most stunning images on any smartphone available, ensuring Huawei is leading the market in smartphone photography. We thought this fun piece of work would give the public the opportunity to get to grips with our name as they get increasingly fond of getting to grips with our smartphones.”

Press Information


Published by
Hossam Abdel-Kader
+43 1 9582319
e-mail
http://www.pr-inside.com/


# 595 Words
Related Articles
More From The Author
Mash and Nets Partner to Deliver Pay [..]
Mash and Nets announced a new partnership today to provide an omni-channel “pay later” solution to Merchants across the [..]
EUROCOMMERCIAL PROPERTIES N.V. FIRST QUARTER RESULTS 2018/2019
  Date: 9 November 2018 Release: Before opening of Euronext Please open the following link to read the full report [..]
Interim Report January 1 – September 30 [..]
Stockholm, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Financial result Net result for the nine-months period was USD 7.34 mln (9M17: [..]
Bavarian Nordic Announces Interim Results for the [..]
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, November 9, 2018 - Bavarian Nordic A/S (OMX: BAVA, OTC: BVNRY) announced today its interim financial results [..]
Odfjell SE 3Q18: Chemical tanker market remained [..]
Odfjell SE today reported its results for Third Quarter 2018. The results reflect a stable chemical tanker market and stable [..]
 
More From Business
NJAWBO Annual Holiday Dinner & Expo for [..]
The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) Annual Statewide Holiday Dinner and Expo will take place on November [..]
Have the coziest living room with Marble [..]
UK – 12th November 2018 – Often times we want our apartmens and houses to be cozier, and thus, more [..]
Huge Success for Iberia Consulting´s B2B Meetings [..]
The annual Eurasia Packaging Fair is a 4-day event that started on the 31st of October until the 3rd of [..]
Revelation Creative Certified by the Women’s Business [..]
Revelation Creative, a business specializing in digital marketing, web and print design, and branding, is proud to announce national [..]
Why Unified Acquires UK Payment Processor, Verified [..]
Why Unified, the Tampa, Florida sales and marketing platform has announced a pending acquisition of Verified Payments, a UK [..]

Disclaimer: If you have any questions regarding information in this press release please contact the company added in the press release. Please do not contact pr-inside. We will not be able to assist you. PR-inside disclaims the content included in this release.