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Re: XML storing and management

From: Bob Badour <bbadour_at_pei.sympatico.ca>
Date: Thu, 27 Sep 2007 21:58:44 -0300
Message-ID: <46fc5198$0$4039$9a566e8b@news.aliant.net>


JOG wrote:

> On Sep 28, 1:31 am, "V.J. Kumar" <vjkm..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
>

>>Jan Hidders <hidd..._at_gmail.com> wrote innews:1190926317.715110.61110_at_g4g2000hsf.googlegroups.com:
>>
>>...
>>
>>>>There is an essay written [by Codd] called "A Relational Model of
>>>>Data for Large Shared Data Banks".  "Sapienti sat !" as they say in
>>>>Sanskrit.
>>
>>>They do? Tha'ts funny. We say that in Latin. :-)
>>
>>Yeah,  Latin is just a Hindi-European dialect Sanskrit simplified for
>>Europeans' use as Sir William Jones discovered to his utter amazement
>>more than 200 hundred years ago ;)

>
> According to wikipedia, Sir William Jones believed that Sanskrit and
> Latin had a common ancestor, not that one was derived from the other.
>
> I guess it depends on how valid you deem the source. But then I also
> like to believe wikipedia was written by one jolly person, without
> much of a life, but an unending supply of donuts. Its like a safety
> blanket for me.

Trisyllabic laxing. It's a feature of languages from that same root language. Latin, greek, sanskrit, english, german, french etc. Received on Thu Sep 27 2007 - 19:58:44 CDT

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