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A simple, very flexible text format that stands for eXtensible Markup Language, that can be used to exchange, share, and store data. It is easily parsed by computers, but is also readable by programmers. Use this tag for questions related to topics about using XML.

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I took a very pleasant tour through W3C, Google, and Wikipedia and finally found the answer: an annotated XML spec where we find an excerpt of an email from the inventor of the name, James Clark, an … email from chairman Jon Bosak who suggested to use the X letter, and some other ideas for names and the final votes: Votes | Acronym | Full Name ------+---------+-------------------- 5 | XML
answered Jun 30 '11 by Andreas_D