[sword-devel] Gill, Keil & Delitzsch commentaries?
chrislit at crosswire.org
Thu Apr 19 19:31:51 MST 2007
Not the OLB version. They claim their text is "modernized". I don't know
what that means, but I suspect it means I don't want to read it.
We might be able to compare it to an independent source floating out
there to find out what has been changed. Then we could create (or, if
need be, reconstruct) a module based on the original text.
Geoffrey W Hastings wrote:
> So can we expect to see a return of Gill to the SWORD :-)
> On Thu, 19 Apr 2007 14:34:48 -0700 Chris Little <chrislit at crosswire.org>
>> Adding the OLBGRK and OLBHEB modules will not be considered now or
>> They aren't Thayer's or BDB. I would consider them to be basically
>> worthless since it's impossible to know what is genuinely from
>> BDB/Thayer and what is from OLB's contributors themselves. You can
>> the discussion from a few years ago if you really want to. But the
>> of adding them to Sword now or in the future is really already
>> Unlike the claimed copyrights on Gill, K&D, and other works that
>> basically been scanned, OCRed, and proofed, I would consider OLB's
>> on OLBGRK and OLBHEB to be of a genuinely creative nature and
>> legitimately protected by copyright.
>> Eeli Kaikkonen wrote:
>>> On Tue, 17 Apr 2007, Eeli Kaikkonen wrote:
>>>> e-Sword has also Thayer and BDB short definitions dictionaries.
>>>> are not for deep study but at about the same level with Strong.
>>>> would be great additions to Crosswire libraries.
>>> http://www.cmug.org/articles/QuickVerse.html: "...you can also
>>> from Thayer's Greek definitions and Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew
>>> definitions. It should be noted that these are not the full text
>>> Thayer's and BDB, but the condensed and edited reworking of them
>>> for the Online Bible."
>>> So the Online Bible seems to be the source.
>>> Eeli Kaikkonen (Mr.), Oulu, Finland
>>> e-mail: eekaikko at mailx.studentx.oulux.fix (with no x)
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