Make Siri Pronounce Your Name Correctly

By: Marawan Alwaraki, November 25, 2013
If you're having trouble with Siri pronouncing your name incorrectly then this guide is here for you. Please note that this tutorial requires iOS 7 as Apple only made this feature available in the latest version of its mobile operating system. Read on to find out how to avoid poor pronunciations by Siri.

Launch Siri:

Say "That's not how you pronounce my name", then pronounce your first name:

Select the right pronunciation from Siri:

Siri will ask you to pronounce your last name, do exactly as she asks!

Siri will pronounce your name as confirmation, hopefully correct this time:

And that's it. Siri will now pronounce your name correctly. If you found this tutorial helpful, spread the joy and share it with your friends.


  1. Thanks for sharing! Now I can use this trick to help my friend with her iPhone!

    1. I'm glad you found it helpful, hopefully she will too


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