PyPI - how do you pronounce it?

Ben Finney ben+python at
Sat Jan 28 03:21:27 EST 2012

Chris Angelico <rosuav at> writes:

> How do you pronounce PyPI? Is it:
> * Pie-Pie?

It overlaps with “PyPy” which, to remain unambiguous, should be
pronounced that way.

> * Pie-Pea-Eye?

This. As an Anglophile, there is no compulsion to aggressively pronounce
every initialism; we spell them out where needed.

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