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Barcelona Park Güell Pronunciation And Spelling

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Q:I am wondering how you pronounce the name of Park Güell. Is the LL pronounced like a Y or like the letter L? Thank you for your help.

A: The word Güell is pronounced "Gwell" also the official name is "Park Güell " The word "Park" in the name is spelt as the English word and not Parc or Parque. The park was named after Mr Güell who funded the development of the park for Antonio Gaudí, one of Barcelona's most famous architects.


Gaudi Park Guell in Barcelona, Spain
Gaudi Park Guell in Barcelona

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