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May 29, 2006, 9:45am   #1
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I am still anxiously awaiting my new Botkier "Safari" bag. I'm embarrassed to admit, however, that I don't know how to pronounce "Botkier'. And of course I'm going to need to introduce it around once it arrives!

Anyone know? Is it "Bought-keer" or "BO-kier" or some other pronounciation??

Thanks!
May 29, 2006, 9:57am   #2
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Which language is that supposed to be? LOL Doesn't look like a French word to me, so no idea...
May 29, 2006, 10:03am   #3
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I just called them and listened to their message. It's pronounced Bought-key-air.

Mystery solved!
May 29, 2006, 10:11am   #4
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I would've guessed - bot-key-yaa
May 29, 2006, 5:50pm   #5
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I have the Safari in black and i LOVE IT!!!!
I haven't used another bag in my collection since I got it a few months ago.....
May 29, 2006, 10:02pm   #6
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Originally Posted by SwankyMamaof3
I would've guessed - bot-key-yaa
me too.
Sep 8, 2007, 5:46am   #7
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anyone?
Sep 8, 2007, 5:48am   #8
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Personally, I pronounce it

bott-key-air.

That's just what makes sense to me. I'm not knowledgeable with the brand at all though.
Sep 8, 2007, 7:53am   #9
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It's not Bott-key-air! That's only possible if it's spelled "Botkierč".
Is Monica Botkier French? Then it's pronounced Boo-kjee.
Sep 8, 2007, 8:03am   #10
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I agree with Missisa07, I'm pretty sure it is Bott-key-air.....
Sep 8, 2007, 8:04am   #11
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Does someone know if Monica Botkier is French?
Sep 8, 2007, 8:45am   #12
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Originally Posted by missisa07
Personally, I pronounce it

bott-key-air.

That's just what makes sense to me. I'm not knowledgeable with the brand at all though.
that's how i always said it...i won't purchase a bag if i am not sure of it's proper prononciation.
Sep 8, 2007, 8:56am   #13
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I always thought it was pronounced Bot-kee-yay since Cartier is pronounce Car-tee-yay. I am assuming the name is French.
Sep 8, 2007, 8:58am   #14
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I asked a SA at Neiman's, and she said it's Bot-keer. So that's how I say it.
Sep 8, 2007, 9:04am   #15
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i called their store in n.y. (212) 343-2782;and it's botkier as in "bot-key-yer"
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