Subject: [Tweeters] Pronunciation of "gyr"
Date: Sun Nov 24 20:16:20 PST 2019
From: kelsberg - kelsberg at

I had heard that "gyr" meant "to circle", as in "gyrate" or "gyroscope", which would keep the "j" sound.

Of course, when I want to get a photo of one they seem not to circle but take off in a fast flight!

Gary Kelsberg