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exitboy2012

Or(eye)on or Or(ee)on, same thing. Same as Tomate, TomAto. Same as you can say (eye)ran, or (ee)ram..

In fact, Or(ee)on is the most accepted international pronunciation. Almost makes me like Obama because of it.

Webmaster: Not if you're speaking ENGLISH. There are no alternate pronunciations.

Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition

Ori·on
Pronunciation: (ō rī′ən)
Function:
noun
Etymology:
Latin, from Greek Ōriōn
Date:
14th century
1 [Latin (genitive Orionis)] : a constellation on the equator east of Taurus represented on charts by the figure of a hunter with belt and sword
2: a giant hunter slain by Artemis in Greek mythology

Donkeydikc

To be fair, that's the latin pronunciation.

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