Pythonistas? <- Re: OT: Perl programmers?

phil hunt philh at
Mon Feb 11 02:42:36 CET 2002

On Sun, 10 Feb 2002 14:43:07 -0800, David Eppstein <eppstein at> wrote:
>In article <eSz98.4759$zb.260473 at>,
> "Jeff Hinrichs" <jlh at> wrote:
>> Pythonista - Pie thun ee sta
>> I took it as a unintended play on Sandanista, which is a group of  "freedom
>> fighting" rebels in Nicaragua.
>I think it's a normal Spanish suffix,

Indeed so, -ista is the Spanish equivalent of English -ist.

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