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    Part II because it’s a sequel.

    Get it?? “Sequel”?? Like SQL?

    I’m here all week. Don’t forget to tip the waitstaff.

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      Get it?? “Sequel”?? Like SQL?

      Some people don’t know, but this is the name with the history behind it:

      Chamberlin and Boyce’s first attempt at a relational database language was Square, but it was difficult to use due to subscript notation. After moving to the San Jose Research Laboratory in 1973, they began work on SEQUEL.[12] The acronym SEQUEL was later changed to SQL because “SEQUEL” was a trademark of the UK-based Hawker Siddeley Dynamics Engineering Limited company.[14]

      On the other hand, my mom once pronounced it “squirrel” and I think that’s apt for a language which helps you store things for later.

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        Someone recently mentioned to me that SQL should be pronounced “squirrel”, as in “my squirrel”, “miss squirrel”, and “post grease squirrel”. I think I can’t argue against their reasoning.