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The surname of the naval reformer (Secretary to the Admiralty 1686-88) and diarist Samuel Pepys is pronounced as one syllable - the same as 'peeps', IPA: /piːps/. (Other families with this name pronounce it like the diarist; or as 'PEPPis' /ˈpɛp ɪs/; or as 'pepps', /pɛps/.)