Of course East Texans know how to pronounce Nacogdoches. Spelling it may a little more difficult, but we have the pronunciation down.

What about the Texas town of Mexia? Yes, Muh-Hay-Yuh. That’s an embarassing one to miss! Pronouncing the X makes you look silly.

Ever heard someone from the north go to the flea market in what they say is CAN-Ton? Don’t pronounce the “T” so much peeps. In Texas, we say KANT-n. Ya all!

We found a list of Texas pronunciations that will entertain you at work today, and if you’d like to quiz your friends you’ll have all the answers.

The Texas Almanac list helps us all become schooled on our favorite Texas towns and it makes you realize how many cities and towns there are here.
Fluvanna is a new favorite! That’s floo VON uh.

Now we know!

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