Much nicer word than “newby”, and means the same.

Re: Neophyte

Yes, but it is an actual word with a long history of usage, an etymology rooted in a classical language, and of sufficient stuffiness to be totally inappropriate for The Internet.

Raphael Lasar
Matawan, NJ

Unlike, for example, “etymology”?:wink:

Who cares, you two? No fighting! :smiley:

and for some reason it arouses the humber humbert within me…

Do you have proof that “n00b” doesn’t have its roots deep in classical literature? Hmm? :slight_smile: