[sword-devel] BibleCS name?

David Overcash sword-devel@crosswire.org
Mon, 16 Jul 2001 23:09:12 -0500


With OpenBible being taken, I am stumped...

You would think with all of us working on this project we could easily come
up with a good name  :)

Howabout some of these:

I dunno, Just kinda spurting out whatever comes to my mind cause I am tired

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-sword-devel@crosswire.org
[mailto:owner-sword-devel@crosswire.org]On Behalf Of Chris Little
Sent: Monday, July 16, 2001 8:50 PM
To: sword-devel@crosswire.org
Subject: RE: [sword-devel] BibleCS name?

> -----Original Message-----
> [mailto:owner-sword-devel@crosswire.org] On Behalf Of Jerry Hastings
> At 05:04 PM 7/16/2001 -0700, Chris Little wrote:
> >BTW, all the other suggestions come up pretty clean for
> trademarks.  I
> >did notice something amusing, the application for trademark
> >registration of "God's Word", by the publishers of that translation,
> >has been rejected initially.
> Was that because "God's Word" is a synonym for Bible?

I think it's because it's too general.  I believe it eventually will
(and should) be granted because they were really trying to register the
name within a specific logo.