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patcat88

join:2002-04-05
Jamaica, NY
kudos:1

pronounce FIOS

How do u pronounce FIOS? I randomly use fee-aus or fee-uhs or fee-yas.



Edrick
I aspire to tell the story of a lifetime
Premium
join:2004-09-11
Woburn, MA

FIOS. Not sure how you would put that in pronunciation. Fi like Hi-Fi, Os like mOSs FIOS
--
Ricky SmithVerizon FIOS User15 Mbit Down 2 Mbit Up



PetePuma
How many lumps do you want
Premium,MVM
join:2002-06-13
Arlington, VA
reply to patcat88

I've said (and heard) it pronoucned like "F-EYE-OHS"



Tzale
Proud Libertarian Conservative
Premium
join:2004-01-06
NYC Metro
reply to patcat88

FI -OSE..

Like F+EYE+OSE.
Think of FIBER as the root.


ViPaDawG

join:2003-08-06
Spring, TX
reply to patcat88

yeah, i always pronounce it FI-OSE.

OSE as in lactOSE.

and FI as in Fiber.

so FI-OSE.



a

@rr.com

I want me Fee-os. (as in bee)



sdgthy

@optonline.net
reply to patcat88

Right horses mouth: »newscenter.verizon.com/kit/fiber/fios.vtml

It's pronounced FYE’-ose


acrufox

join:2004-07-14
Canada

With all my FYE' -ose problems does that mean my ONT is FYE' -ose intolerant? :>

A bit of humor amongst a great bit of hassle :P



eXodus
Premium
join:2005-08-04
Rockaway, NJ
reply to patcat88

F-EYE-OS

Fi as in Fiber

OS as in osmosis
--
I love my FiOS!
-eXodus


ProFiOSDude
Premium
join:2005-05-27
Chesapeake, VA
reply to patcat88

LOL...at least hearing FEE-OSS was less irritating than hearing ROOTER for router.

PFD


SuperGonz

join:2005-11-15
Fort Wayne, IN
reply to patcat88

Same sound, different spelling...

Fie Ose



Woof Woof9
I Miss Brother Iz

join:2004-09-01
Keller, TX
reply to patcat88

It's pronounced "Shar-Day" (Shar, ryhmes with car.)

Ooops... wrong forum.



HenryFarpolo
Premium
join:2003-08-31
Andover, MA

When the Comcast and Cablevision Execs pronounce it, there are two words and they both begin with F !!!