How The Name Xavier is Pronounced
X sounds like Z. When you say X-Xavier you are saying the letter of the alphabet versus sounding it out phonically. Just like K and C have similar sounds. If there was a hyphen after the X then it becomes EX. For example: x-ray
No one says:
ex- Xerox for Xerox
ex- xylophone for xylophone
ex-xanadu for xanadu
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