If You Can Pronounce These 9 Words, You’ve Lived In Virginia For Far Too Long

Visitors to the Old Dominion will have trouble pronouncing some — if not most — of our unique landmarks, towns, and even lingo. We pride ourselves in developing our own pronunciations, and feuds have been started between those who disagree on the true way of saying certain words. If you can confidently pronounce the following 9 words, you’ve officially lived in Virginia for far too long (and who says that’s a bad thing!).

So how did you do? Were there any places on this list that you had trouble pronouncing? Any other words come to mind? Be sure to share with us! For related content, you’ll enjoy reading about These 10 Things That Will Always Make Virginians Think Of Home.