Originally Posted by Iain
Most English speakers tend to pronounce the former Queen's name as BEAT-RICKS.
Interesting. Good to know. She doesn't come across as a 'beating' type of person.
Just like my former boss's boss's boss (etc) whose name (Boasberg) would by the English pronunciation of it in Dutch by translated to 'Angry Mountain' - but I've hardly ever seen him angry on his mountain at the top of the organization