In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, James the Lurker <email@example.com> wrote:
> My statistics teacher and I are at odds as how to "Chebyshev" is > pronounced. She says "Cheh bee' chev". I say "Cheh' bih shov". I > realize that both or neither of these could be correct, but if anyone > knows the preferred way to say, I'd be grateful for an answer. > > Many thanks, > > --James
I would say, accent on the LAST syllable, and the vowel is therefore more like English O than E.