The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #145759   Message #3379547
Posted By: CET
21-Jul-12 - 10:05 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Ballad of the Bolivar (Kipling)
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: Ballad of the Bolivar (Kipling)
Of course the name is Spanish, but the stress is still not on the second syllable - more on the third. An English sailor would pronounce it the way every other English speaker normally does, with the stress on the first syllable.