What are some languages with garbage-collection that are still considered very fast? ("as fast as C", as some claim): * [D](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D_(programming_language%29) * [Rust](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rust_(programming_language%29) * [nim](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nim_(programming_language%29) [This suggests that](https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=7559124) D is more enjoyable to write code in, and Rust has better memory-safety.