[erlang-questions] "Mnesia" Pronunciation

Andras Georgy Bekes <>
Tue Dec 4 23:58:39 CET 2007

> > According to wikipedia, amnesia in greek is Ἀμνησία, so mnesia must

> strange since αμνησία (*) does exist (in modern Greek too) where

> (*) Note: not exactly what Andras wrote, which is definitely
> incorrect. In Greek, an ' in some vowel just denotes the place in the
> word where the intonation is supposed to be (Greek is wonderful in
> this respect) and there can only be one such place in each word.
I've just copy-pasted from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amnesia, so 
complain there :-)


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