OFF TOPIC: What did Guido say?

Anders Hammarquist iko at
Sat Jun 28 23:45:46 CEST 2003

In article <mailman.1056796188.7842.python-list at>,
Gerrit Holl  <gerrit at> wrote:
>Anders Hammarquist wrote:
>> Gerrit Holl  <gerrit at> wrote:
>> >hee de her linus torvalds oh ja utallar linux linux ;)
>> and that would really be:
>> Hej, det här är Linus Torvalds och jag uttalar Linux Linux.
>This post actually more than quadruples the number of Google results
>on this phrase (:

Fascinating! (And this would make it 8 then.)

>"Hej" --> "Hello"?
>"det" --> "This"?
>"har" --> "here"?
>"ar" --> "is"?
>"och" --> "and"?
>"jag" --> "I"?
>"uttalar" --> "pronounce'?

Yes, though the phrase "det här är" is probably best translated as just
"this is".


 -- Of course I'm crazy, but that doesn't mean I'm wrong.
Anders Hammarquist                                  | iko at
Physics student, Chalmers University of Technology, | Hem: +46 31 88 48 50
G|teborg, Sweden.           RADIO: SM6XMM and N2JGL | Mob: +46 707 27 86 87

More information about the Python-list mailing list