[espeak-ng:master] reported: Misrendering of the word "wherever" #github
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[espeak-ng:master] New Comment on Issue #437 Misrendering of the word "wherever"
That change was made in 1.48.08 (992b4cf06884e84ad3b3ee29779aed6e8dbb773b), identified via git's blame functionality. Looking at the diff for that commit, the relevant part is the change from:
Note that according to wiktionary, whereever is an obsolete variant of "wherever".
These rules look correct to me -- stress "where|ever" on the second syllable; use "where|ever" when pronouncing "wherever" (so the spelling rules can be used, which may include some regional differences, although I haven't checked that is the case).