Llanfair PG? Heh, maybe it is. One thing we know for sure is that even he's resigned to nobody being able to pronounce it. Maybe it's not originally an English-language name? Maybe it's not even written in English characters...?
Maybe it's not even written in English characters...?
That's probably the most plausible explanation (if that's what you're looking for), seeing how everyone pronounces the first syllable of his name completely differently each and every time they say it (sho, gek etc.)