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From Ted Dunning <ted.dunn...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Hoya Proposal
Date Mon, 13 Jan 2014 22:21:01 GMT
Too many people will read that as Jena, the city in Thuringia.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jena

-1




On Mon, Jan 13, 2014 at 1:57 PM, Andy Seaborne <andy@apache.org> wrote:

> On 13/01/14 20:25, Bertrand Delacretaz wrote:
>
>> On Mon, Jan 13, 2014 at 5:36 PM, Bertrand Delacretaz
>> <bdelacretaz@apache.org> wrote:
>>
>>> On Mon, Jan 13, 2014 at 3:33 PM, Steve Loughran <stevel@hortonworks.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> ...What do people think about a project name "Hyena"? It's close
>>>> enough, lives
>>>> in the savannah...
>>>>
>>>
>>> I think it's too close to http://jena.apache.org/
>>>
>>
>> to be clear, this is a strong -1 from me, having confusing project
>> names inside Apache is not ok. Hyena and Jena sound exactly the same
>> in several languages, unfortunately.
>>
>
> The "j-e-n" in "Jena" is like "Jen-kins" or "Gen-er-al".
>
> It is derived from "Jennifer"
>
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jennifer_%28given_name%29
>
> which is often, but not here, with "nn":
>
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jenna
>
>         Andy
>
>
>> -Bertrand
>>
>
>
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