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Charles N. Steele

The real reason they skipped Xi is they wanted to name it after President Brandon. Omicron is an anagram for his mental state.

John Pepple

Moronic, ha!

Harland

It's not really "she". The SH sound is produced with the tongue tip, while pinyin X is produced with the tongue blade. You just move your mouth in a different way. Takes a bit of practice but it's not impossible.

John Pepple

Thanks. After reading your comment, I looked up videos on pronouncing it, and you're right, and my informant was wrong.

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