Why do ppl pronounce Buddha as boo-duh?
umm...its actually boo-the(wth stress on the "th" snd)...
nt tht it matters but its srta funny, coz boo-duh means old man.....lolz.
well, im Indian,....nd thts how its pronounce here in Bodhgaya as well........it means old man in Hindi....nd im nt able to put in d EXACT pronounciatn co im nt familiar with the smbls used in phoenetics
this is not a proper noun since it means the enlightened one(there can be mre thn 1 buddhas)