Print

Print


On Thu, 23 May 2019, 22:01 Jörg Rhiemeier, <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> After all, the word "conlang" with which all those ugly coinages started
> was originally just the name of this mailing list, and that was because the
> machine it originally ran on allowed only 7 characters before the "@" sign.
>

I don't remember that being the reason for the list name, tho that doesn't
mean it wasn't; but certainly the octogrammatic Tolklang listserv antedates
Conlang.

--And.

>