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How Do You Pronounce "Phuket"?

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Question: How Do You Pronounce "Phuket"?
Answer: Poo-ket.

The "ph" diphthong in Thai transliteration does not become an "f" sound, so Phuket is not pronounced "fuket."

This same rule applies across the board:

Koh Phi Phi is pronounced "pee pee," not "fee fee."

Koh Pha Ngan is pronounced "pang gan," not "fang gan."

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