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Jun 10, 2010 5:09 AM
Finally it is time to answer what many of you no doubt have wondered and pondered about during many a sleepless nights; how to pronounce Baman.

The first mistake here is confusing the name with Batman, Banman, and similar.
The most striking difference in the pronunciation of these and Baman is the A.
Rather than uttering the As in bAmAn like "Æ", as you would in bAtmAn, the As are here pronounced like they would in Armour.
That is, AA as opposed to Æ.

Now let's try saying it out loud, B-AA-M-AA-N.
Now repeat that ten times every time you chant the litany of Good Taste in front of your Baman shrines, and before long, you will have mastered the fine art of pronouncing my glorious name, and will be ready to hail and salute my coming as the emperor of the world.
Posted by Baman | Jun 10, 2010 5:09 AM | 18 comments
VampiricScollion | Oct 18, 2016 9:33 PM
I've always thought of it that way ever since I saw Baman and Piderman.
Aria-da-Capo | Apr 15, 2015 12:22 AM
y u no phonetic transcription?
/bɑːmən/ ?
Sure it sounds familiar.
AnnoKano | Apr 18, 2012 6:32 PM
I'm gonna just call you B.A.
StreetFighter | Mar 23, 2012 10:37 PM

nope, Batman it is.
Confucius | May 23, 2011 2:42 PM
I am going to ignore everything in that blog and pronounce "Bamon" as I usually do.
ender95 | Jan 8, 2011 7:18 PM
baman said:
My my, then it is a good thing I clarified it. Wouldn't want you to scream out the wrong name when you masturbate.
hmm.. baamaan :3 wouldn't have guest, my screen reader pernounces it baymen lol
Baman | Nov 9, 2010 11:45 AM
Hahha, Brahman was one of the inspirations for the name actually.
And @ 5layer, Me no native speakser, me no understend ;__;
teanut | Oct 30, 2010 6:20 AM
I've always pronounced it that way. From where I come from, people always pronounce english 'a's as hard 'A's, thus, why we're all terrible at english. No problemzu.
5layer | Oct 29, 2010 2:19 AM
AfterGlow | Sep 26, 2010 7:30 AM
I always pronouced it as Baaman, the same way one would pronouce Brahman (from the Hindu religion).
CanadianChill | Sep 1, 2010 5:51 PM
I've always used this when reading Baman
simo000 | Jul 17, 2010 6:00 AM
always pronounced it like bartender. because i look at your username and am like "yep walk into a bar and there's baman greeting me with his monocle and wit". don't change my weird fantasy please, i like it like this.
Tyestor | Jun 18, 2010 4:50 AM
That's the best present ever Baman. LoGH BD > Eternal Life but I'll take both.
DrewTheDude | Jun 17, 2010 10:19 AM
I've always pronounced it as Batman.
Baman | Jun 14, 2010 12:04 PM
Eternal life and a copy of the LoGH BD set awaits you in paradise.
Tyestor | Jun 14, 2010 11:31 AM
I've always pronounced it that way. Do I win?
Baman | Jun 11, 2010 12:15 PM
My my, then it is a good thing I clarified it. Wouldn't want you to scream out the wrong name when you masturbate.
HooHiraiBunny | Jun 10, 2010 1:13 PM
I've always pronounced Be a man personnally.