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(intern name &optional (package (sane-package)))
Function: Return a symbol in PACKAGE having the specified NAME, creating it if necessary.
Example:
(defun as-keyword (symbol)
  (intern (symbol-name symbol) :keyword))
Mentioned in:
CLtL2 - 10.3. Creating Symbols
CLtL2 - 11. Packages
CLtL2 - 11.2. Package Names
CLtL2 - 11.4. Exporting and Importing Symbols
CLtL2 - 11.5. Name Conflicts
CLtL2 - 11.7. Package System Functions and Variables
CLtL2 - 6.3. Equality Predicates
HyperSpec - Function INTERN
On Lisp - Classes and Instances
On Lisp - Non-functional Expanders
PCL - how the reader uses packages