[linux-elitists] Ten Reasons- final draft

Karsten M. Self kmself@ix.netcom.com
Wed May 9 16:44:03 PDT 2001


on Wed, May 09, 2001 at 04:55:49PM -0700, Heather (star@betelgeuse.starshine.org) wrote:
> > >>>>> "SDS" == Seth David Schoen <schoen@loyalty.org> writes:
> > 
> >     >> Actually, given that "Linus" is a Greek name ("flaxen haired"),
> >     >> "Linii" might be a better plural....No, that's Latin....
> > 
> >     SDS> The Greek plural of "Linos" should be "Linoi".
> > 
> > Wouldn't the plural of "Linus" ("lee-nees") be "Lines"? And the plural
> > of "Linous" be "Linouses"?
> > 
> > ~Mr. Bad
> 
> Folks, the plural of Linus is "his beautiful children".

Funny.  And here I always thought the plural of Linus was Cox....

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