Ghislaine Maxwell, the daughter of media proprietor Robert Maxwell and girlfriend of Jeffrey Epstein, was arrested in the US today. The British socialite was born and raised in France, but has spent time in both America and the UK.
How do you pronounce Ghislaine?
Ghislaine Maxwell was born of mixed Czechoslovakian and French heritage, and her name is borne from the latter.
Pronunciations of her name will vary around the world according to people’s first language and accent, but there is only one true way to say it.
According to Vanity Fair, the “s” in her name is silent, meaning it is pronounced “Gee-lane”.