[Tagging] "Feature Proposal - RFC - Qanat"

ael witwall3 at disroot.org
Sun Jun 21 13:59:02 UTC 2020


On Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 01:41:53PM +0100, Steve Doerr wrote:
> For what it's worth, two points:
> 
> 1. The Oxford English Dictionary spells this word as kanat.
> 
> 2. It doesn't sound like anything we would refer to as a canal in English:
> canals are for transportation (goods or humans) and are designed to
> accommodate boats (even if no longer used in that way).
> 
+1.  I have noticed this misuse of "canal" before.

ael




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