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Lisp -  (LISt Processing) - a pretty old programming language, commonly used for artificial intelligence (AI) programming.  Here some simple examples:
(write-line "Hello, world.") ;Print the famous greeting.

;;; A function to produce the factorial of an integer.
(defun factorial (n)
   (if (= n 1)
     (* (factorial (- n 1)) n)))

Lisp was developed in 1959 by John McCarthy, it is still in wide use. - John McCarthy's Home Page - Corman Lisp - a good Common LISP for Windows Interpreter

Read those: - The Association of Lisp Users - Learning Lisp - Lisp Resources - download "Common Lisp the Language" by Guy L. Steele, 2nd ed., 1990

Here are some tutorials:
lisp_tut.html - short lisp tutorial - Successful Lisp: How to Understand and Use Common Lisp - by David B. Lamkins
  ( local_copies:  html (~500 KB) MS Word (~800KB) ) - tutorial - Marty Hall - An Introduction and Tutorial for Common Lisp