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    hi, my name is john and i was wondering how one would write the name "Sathya Sai Baba" using phonetics. ie in the beginning of dictionaries , with teh upside down e's and a's etc... ( : ) )

    it is pronounced along the lines of "sat ya , sigh, ba ba"
    any help is most appreciated!
    thanks!

    ...john

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    /sæt jæ saɪ bæ bæ/ (assuming the 'a' sound is short like bat- if any atre long like the word 'are', use /ɑ:/)

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