[openbeos] Re: OBOS new name

  • From: "Chira, Valentin" <Chira@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "'openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx'" <openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2002 09:53:50 +0200

man again NOVA means NEW in LATIN!!!!! your dictionary shows you the meaning
from English Language!!!! NOVA is LATIN!!!!! and refears new thing that
apear..that are created..it neans NEW!!! 

regards

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael Phipps [mailto:mphipps1@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Freitag, 25. Oktober 2002 04:23
> To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [openbeos] Re: OBOS new name
> 
> 
> >> Begin - verb - to start.
> >
> >I like the way this one works with Be.  *Be*gin.  Too bad 
> gin doesn't have
> >too much to do with this project or something.
> 
> The submitter (who shall remain nameless) brought just that up to me.
> 
> >> Firefly - a winged insect, native to North America (other 
> places?) that
> >emits light
> >
> >I don't know if this is still an issue, but there was an 
> agent program for
> >doing Internet searching (eventually bought by someone) 
> called Firefly.
> 
> Unless they are doing something vaguely OS related, it is a non-issue.
> 
> >> Nova - an exploded star
> >
> >Nova means new.  A supernova is an exploded star. (e.g., 
> Nova Scotia = New
> >Scotland)
> 
> A nova is an exploded star. Really. Look it up. (And I 
> thought that my college astronomy class would never be useful). ;-)
> 
> 

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