Bliss

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Bliss

  1. An English surname​.
  2. (rare) A male or female given name.
    • 2008 Joyce Carol Oates, My Sister, My Love, HarperCollins, ISBN 978-0-06-154748-5, page 97:
      "Mother doesn't seem to especially like her little granddaughter as it is, even named 'Edna Louise'. D'you think she's going to like her better, named 'Bliss' like some sexpot pop star or some Indian-mystic asshole-charlatan?"
      Betsey winced. "Bliss" was a beautiful name!
  3. (computing) a programming language used for systems programming primarily on computers produced by Digital Equipment Corporation. Bliss is a parallel language to C, both being derived from B and BCPL