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From Mohammad Nour El-Din <nour.moham...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Project Name Proposals
Date Sun, 04 Sep 2011 19:26:47 GMT
The Arabic name sounds easier to pronounce :P

On Sun, Sep 4, 2011 at 9:22 PM, Julien Vermillard <jvermillard@gmail.com> wrote:
> flink sound nice but : http://sourceforge.net/projects/flink/
>
> maher is nice too
>
> in french it's habile
> my 2 cents :)
> Julien
>
>
> On Sun, Sep 4, 2011 at 8:37 PM, Mohammad Nour El-Din
> <nour.mohammad@gmail.com> wrote:
>> What about
>>
>> Maher
>>
>> Which is skillfull in Arabic :D ?
>>
>> wdyt ?
>>
>> On Sun, Sep 4, 2011 at 7:50 PM, Roger Schildmeijer
>> <schildmeijer@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I first considered "Flink", the Swedish translation of Deft. Could be a candidate
:)
>>>
>>> // Roger
>>>
>>>
>>> On Sep 4, 2011, at 6:36 PM, Johnathan Meehan wrote:
>>>
>>>>
>>>> The only problem I see with deriving a name from Deft is finding
>>>> ourselves in the same position, as we realise that most of the usable
>>>> synonyms (or even broadly related words) already have some commercial
>>>> connotation. This[1] was useful, btw (but not helpful :)).
>>>>
>>>> Perhaps the quickest and easiest would be a simple acronym, or to follow
>>>> the lead of others and pick something cute and furry (as per Tomcat or
>>>> Jackrabbit). I don't think we need a relationship to the "product", just
>>>> something easy and memorable.
>>>>
>>>> Did you ever have any other names in mind, Roger? Perhaps we could
>>>> revisit them.
>>>>
>>>> [1] http://www.visuwords.com/
>>>>
>>>> On Sun, 2011-09-04 at 17:51 +0300, Mohammad Nour El-Din wrote:
>>>>> What about [1] as startup source of names related to Deft.
>>>>>
>>>>> [1]- http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deft
>>>>>
>>>>> On Sun, Sep 4, 2011 at 3:29 PM, Roger Schildmeijer
>>>>> <schildmeijer@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>> Nice initiative Johnathan.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Somehow I think/sugggest that the new name should somewhat be derived
from Deft. (at least thats my humble opinion).
>>>>>>
>>>>>> // Roger
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Sep 4, 2011, at 2:39 PM, Johnathan Meehan wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Things seem a little quiet now, so perhaps we can take the time
to
>>>>>>> answer the project name question as it's been sitting around
for a
>>>>>>> while.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> In the related thread "Project name collision", it was accepted
that we
>>>>>>> should [VOTE] but first collect the candidate suggestions. So,
what do
>>>>>>> we have right now from that thread and in general?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> - Apache Asynchronous Web Framework
>>>>>>> - Gruntmaster 6000 (okay, maybe not)
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Who has imagination enough to suggest something reasonable? :)
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Johnathan
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Thanks
>> - Mohammad Nour
>> ----
>> "Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving"
>> - Albert Einstein
>>
>



-- 
Thanks
- Mohammad Nour
----
"Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving"
- Albert Einstein

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