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Re: [Gnu-arch-users] Re: Re: give us a hand with arch

From: Andrea Arcangeli
Subject: Re: [Gnu-arch-users] Re: Re: give us a hand with arch
Date: Sat, 27 Sep 2003 02:50:12 +0200
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On Fri, Sep 26, 2003 at 05:18:00PM +0200, Tobias C. Rittweiler wrote:
> > On Fri, 2003-09-26 at 16:32, Tobias C. Rittweiler wrote:
> > > Hmm, Andrea looks pretty much like a female firstname to me. Well, it's
> > > at the very least a female name in German. :-)
> On Friday, September 26, 2003 at 4:51:20 PM,
>     Patrick Mauritz <address@hidden> wrote:
> > so Andrea Bocelli must be a female tenor, right? :-)
> On Friday, September 26, 2003 at 3:42:57 PM,
>     Samium Gromoff <address@hidden> wrote:
> > Andrea is male.
> On Friday, September 26, 2003 at 4:44:35 PM,
>     Zack Brown <address@hidden> wrote:
> > He's a guy.
> Oups. I actually thought something like that and didn't want to write
> anything about it, but then my familarity with the language usage of
> German combined with the knowledge about Latin induced me finally.
> Never thought that the Italian people abused their latin origin
> that much. ;->

never mind, you're not the first one and you won't be the last one ;).
Andrea is a very very common male name in Italy, this is the source of
the confusion. The female version of the name is "Andreina" which is
very very uncommon (unlike Andrea).

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