From: Douglas Davidson (email@example.com)
Date: Tue Feb 06 2007 - 11:05:12 CST
On Feb 6, 2007, at 8:38 AM, Jon Hanna wrote:
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>> Ah, why is it called polish order?
> After the nationality of Jan Łukasiewicz, its inventor.
The humorous answer is, "Because engineers can't pronounce
Łukasiewicz." I know very little about Polish orthography, but
Wikipedia gives the pronunciation as [wuka'ɕɛvitʃ].
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