creator of the Linux computer operating system
Phonetic Pronunciation: LEE-nuhsAudio Pronunciation
Phonetic Pronunciation: TOR-valdzAudio Pronunciation
: In the YouTube interview referenced below Linus says that in English he pronounces his name "LY-nus".
Hear native Finland-Swedish pronunciation of Linus Torvalds
Source of this pronunciation is from an interview with Linus on YouTube. See the interview below or click here