The Hush Post| 20:14 pm|one-minute-read|
How do you pronounce a strange name like — X Æ A-12. Now this is the name of Tesla founder Elon Musk’s son’s name. Ever since the announcement, people on the internet have been scratching their heads in confusion.
The eccentric name X Æ A-12, soon became the fodder for all memes with people wondering how to pronoune it! Even writing would be difficult.
Nearly after a week, Musk finally explained how to correctly pronounce the name. In a podcast with American comedian Joe Rogan he put an end to the mystery.
Rogan asked Musk, “How do you say the name? Is it a placeholder?”
Musk said, “So, X is just the letter X, Æ is pronounced as Ash. And, A-12 is my contribution and it is just pronounced as A-12. Therefore, the final pronunciation of the name is, “X Ash A Twelve.” So finally the name can be pronounced as AXishA12, casually put.