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Lua Upsets Acronymologists


From: [] On Behalf Of Evan DeMond
Sent: 19 October 2007 14:58
To: Lua list
Subject: Re: Lua and the Acronym


In Portuguese you could also use

"Lua é Um Acrônimo"

meaning "Lua is an acronym", which would be a meta recursive acronym
(eventually creating a new category on its own).

"Our decision not to hard-code any of those possible acronyms led to one of the main design concepts of Lua: meta-acronyms."