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I was just watching Marlena from Makeup Geek and she said "cran".  Made me think of this thread.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6o6UrmXR0rc

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I've heard people call them "crowns".  Like nails on a chalkboard to me.  I've always said cray-ons.

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@Citrine1 wrote:

I've heard people call them "crowns".  Like nails on a chalkboard to me.  I've


Yep - that's more of a southern thing, I think.

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I say "crans", I've never heard pronounced any other way except on tv and videos. maybe its regional?
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How does crayons become 1 syllable?