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People Puzzler 11/3

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DJDustman:
Heylo. Just for funsies, I will be a contestant on People Puzzler tomorrow at 6pm ET, assuming 3pm PT. Enjoy 😉.

SuperSweeper:
You were a hoot! That was a very enjoyable (and suspenseful) episode.

DJDustman:
For those interested. :)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zc94UOKjWKc

MSTieScott:
It is indeed correctly pronounced with a "kay" sound, not "kee."

I want to know why reference materials all place the stress on the second syllable, though. In the vast majority of Hawaiian two-syllable words (maybe all of them?), the stress is on the first syllable. I don't like that it appears that English changed the pronunciation seemingly in response to the early incorrect addition of an accent mark over the E to keep English speakers from rhyming it with "coke."

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