On Sun, Oct 14, 2012 at 2:04 AM, MRAB <python@mrabarnett.plus.com> wrote:
If it's more than one codepoint, we could prefix with the length of the
codepoint's name:

def __12CIRCLED_PLUS__(x, y):

That's a bit impractical, and why reinvent the wheel? I'd much rather:

def \u2295(x, y):

So readable I want to read it twice. And that's not legal python today so we don't break backwards compatibility!