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RE: Why does the tutorial talk about C-n/C-p etc?

From: Drew Adams
Subject: RE: Why does the tutorial talk about C-n/C-p etc?
Date: Wed, 9 Mar 2016 11:07:45 -0800 (PST)

> > If they still want to close Emacs and proclaim that it is only
> > for octopi, so be it.  (Tailists will disagree...)
> Please do not call octopodes “octopi”.

Got it.  Ancient Greek octopus (plural octopodes) is the origin.

In English both octopuses and octopi are in use.  Octopi, though
a mistaken creation and less common, is nevertheless loved for
its quirkiness.  http://grammarist.com/usage/octopi-octopuses/


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