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  • proper n. An English patronymic surname derived from the Old Norse given name Áskell.
  • proper n. A Jewish surname derived from the equivalent of English Ezekiel.
  • proper n. A male given name transferred from the surnames.
  • proper n. A functional programming language with support for recursive functions and pattern matching.


The programming language is named after the logician Haskell Curry. (Wiktionary)



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