Lisp Dialect

Some articles on lisp, dialect:

Emacs Lisp
... Emacs Lisp is a dialect of the Lisp programming language used by the GNU Emacs and XEmacs text editors (which this article will refer to collectively as "Emacs") ... of the editing functionality built into Emacs, the remainder being written in C (as is the Lisp interpreter itself) ... Users of Emacs commonly write Emacs Lisp code to customize and extend Emacs ...

Famous quotes containing the words dialect and/or lisp:

    The eyes of men converse as much as their tongues, with the advantage that the ocular dialect needs no dictionary, but is understood all the world over.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Taught me my alphabet to say,
    To lisp my very earliest word,
    Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1849)