Why XML ???????????

If it is "Extensieve mark up language ,then why it is "XML" and why not "EML"?????????????
sakshamAsked:
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slokConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Xtensible Markup Language
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sakshamAuthor Commented:
It may sound foolish but then this troubles me a lot, i mean it it is only matter og personal choise then it is ok, but if there is any perticular reason for this, i would like to know.
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chabaudCommented:
And why not "ESMULA" (Exten Sive Mark Up Lang Age) ?
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falconewCommented:
I think there has a standard. The EML for Email. that's why it's not eml.
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slokCommented:
should I suggest that this question be close
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foongkimCommented:
saksham, pls don't waste or abuse this forum.
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anandjaniiCommented:
W3C's technical writer made a spelling mistake... he typed X instead of E and that's y it is XML
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