For anyone who has struggled with all the bad pronunciation guides for Kamala Harris' first name, it's /ˈkɑːmələ/.
I do wish that more people would learn IPA; we spend a lot of time trying to do phonetic spellings here on the internet that we'd all save time by learning IPA.
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