Dayta or Datta?
January 29, 2013 2:26 PM Subscribe
Help me find a dialect map for the pronunciation of the word "data".
posted by janell to Writing & Language (30 answers total) 2 users marked this as a favorite
I want the word "data" to be in the corpus, but Google helpfully leads me to various researchers describing their datasets.
If regional variation isn't the driver for this pronunciation, I'd love to hear about that too.