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From Stefano Mazzocchi <stef...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [Vote] XML Database Project Name
Date Mon, 29 Oct 2001 10:49:45 GMT
shyutz@ms1.hinet.net wrote:
> Hi,
> Xindice might be great name, but strange pronunciation, I still can not pronounce Xerces,
Xalan,.. properly. BTW, would u kindly tell me the correct pronunciation of 2 words just mentioned.


The italian pronounciation for "indice" is something along the lines of 


"een" as "james dEEN"

"dee" as "DEE dee bridgewater"

"che" as "CHE Guevara"

the X is pronounced in italian as 


(no equivalent english name found, sorry) almost like an 'ee' and 'x'
glued together.

So the name is


Stefano Mazzocchi      One must still have chaos in oneself to be
                          able to give birth to a dancing star.
<stefano@apache.org>                             Friedrich Nietzsche

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