I agree! However, besides 'papaki" (=little duck, duckling), "at" is used as
----- Original Message -----
From: "George Demetriou" <email@example.com>
To: "Tadeusz Piotrowski" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Cc: "Corpora@Hd.Uib.No" <email@example.com>
Sent: Παρασκευή, 12 Οκτωβρίου 2001 2:37 μμ
Subject: Re: Corpora: the At sign
> I know quite a few Greeks who call the @ sign the "little duck".
> George Demetriou
> > Dear All
> > I have a slightly unusual request: what do the speakers of various
> > call the at sign (@), as in the email addresses?
> > Germans and Poles call it monkey, Russians: little dog, etc etc.
> > Thank you very much.
> > Tadeusz Piotrowski
> > English Department
> > Opole University
> > Oleska 48
> > Opole
> > Poland
> > tel/fax +48-71-3165847
> > mobile +48-607-159263
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