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From Shazron <shaz...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] rename callback to cordova
Date Wed, 23 Nov 2011 01:06:29 GMT
I appreciate that it is considered a misspelling outside of Spain -
but I believe Cordova is just the name known for Córdoba in the
English speaking world. Like Germany is the English name for
Deutschland or Allemagne in French.

On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 4:23 PM, eduardo pelegri-llopart
<pelegri@calterra.com> wrote:
> Same here.  As a native Spanish speaker, I shudder every time I see Spanish
> names mistreated in the US (and/or Canada).
>
> I appreciate the intent to link the project to the history of Nitobi, but I
> doubt most Spanish speaking will recognize it as such.  Much more likely it
> will be seen as (yet another) misspelling of a Spanish name.
>
>  - eduard/o
>
>
> On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 12:16 PM, Abu Obeida Bakhach <
> Abu.Obeida@microsoft.com> wrote:
>
>> +1 for Cordoba, which is the more accurate  pronunciation. Here are the
>> reasons:
>>
>> - the original city in Spain is called Cordoba all right.
>> Wiki link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C%C3%B3rdoba,_Spain
>> City link: http://www.cordoba.es/
>> - the Cordova name is a variation that came after in naming the US cities
>> in the new world.
>> - as a Spanish and Arabic speaker, Cordoba just sounds right :)
>>
>> Thanks for considering
>>
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Shazron [mailto:shazron@gmail.com]
>> Sent: Tuesday, November 22, 2011 11:05 AM
>> To: callback-dev@incubator.apache.org
>> Subject: Re: [VOTE] rename callback to cordova
>>
>> +1 for Cordova.
>>
>> On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 10:51 AM, Brian LeRoux <b@brian.io> wrote:
>> > The subject says it all. If we're going to change it sooner is better.
>> > We had rough consensus for Cordova in earlier threads so lets make it
>> > official.
>> >
>> > +1
>> >
>>
>>
>>
>

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