semantic evolution of "geek"

Mark A Mandel mam at THEWORLD.COM
Thu Oct 10 18:38:26 UTC 2002

I received this question. I thought we'd discussed it, but I can't find
it in the archives.


I have a Hungarian friend who would like to know how "geek"
evolved from its original meaning to the one we normally use
today (ie, a computer nerd).



-- Mark A. Mandel

More information about the Ads-l mailing list