Re: Subject: Re: Singlular of "mouses" Was: Re: Negative ordinality
|From:||Caleb Hines <cph9fa@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, December 18, 2003, 17:22|
> On Thu, Dec 18, 2003 at 12:04:13AM -0600, Caleb Hines wrote:
> > My favorite computer-related plural is UNIX -> UNIcies! (Just like >index ->
> > indicies). I've never heard "Unixen" AFAIK.
> There's no 'i'; the plural of "index" is "indices", and therefore the
> analogous plural of "Unix" is "Unices", as indicated in the message you
> replied to.
Yes of course, you all are right. I make no claim to be able to spel wurth
a hil uv beenz. :-)