↑Lattner, Chris (June 3, 2014). "Chris Lattner's Homepage". Chris Lattner. Arhivirano iz prvotnega spletišča dne June 4, 2014. Pridobljeno dne June 3, 2014. The Swift language is the product of tireless effort from a team of language experts, documentation gurus, compiler optimization ninjas, and an incredibly important internal dogfooding group who provided feedback to help refine and battle-test ideas. Of course, it also greatly benefited from the experiences hard-won by many other languages in the field, drawing ideas from Objective-C, Rust, Haskell, Ruby, Python, C#, CLU, and far too many others to list.