[Python-Dev] re: PEP 279 revisited
Guido van Rossum
Wed, 24 Apr 2002 08:49:27 -0400
> Theres one word that was left out from the discussion.
> As far as I can tell, the dictionary meaning is pretty much the same as
> for enumerate, but theres a much stronger association with numbering
> things (especially for non-latin speakers).
I'm +/- 0 on this. It saves a letter and may indeed suggest numbering
more closely, but it's an even more obscure word than enumerate().
BTW, the two votes I've received so far were in favor of enumerate().
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)