[sword-devel] Verses in WLC hebrew and other languages modules

DM Smith dmsmith555 at yahoo.com
Thu Jun 1 21:28:06 MST 2006

Search this list for alternate versification, sometimes abbreviated  
v11n. This topic has been thoroughly discussed and there has been  
work on it and Troy's todo list has a quick mention of it.

On Jun 1, 2006, at 10:53 PM, Jónatas Ferreira wrote:

> Hi,
> As you know, the Hebrew Bible sometimes has a different verse  
> numbering system. For instance, in the Psalms, most of the titles  
> like "Psalm of David" (מִזְמֹור לְדָוִֽד) is verse  
> nr. 1, while in most of the other versions it's not. So, we get a  
> little problem: when we display multiple versions, we don't have a  
> correspondence. The same thing happens with other situations: for  
> instance, in the portuguese ARC and ACF versions there are some  
> chapters that have 1 verse more than KJV.
> My question is: is there a way (or is it being worked out) to solve  
> this problem?
> In some programs, like BibleWorks, they made a workaround and they  
> display different verse numbers for each version in order to  
> correctly display the same words for each translation.
> Jónatas
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