[sword-devel] Oblique type and italic type (as used in the NKJV)

Chris Little chrislit at crosswire.org
Sun Jun 15 13:59:56 MST 2008

David Haslam wrote:
> a. Words in italic type have been added for clarity. They are not found in
> the original Greek.

This is <transChange type="added"/>.

> d. Words in oblique type in the New Testament are quoted from the Old
> Testament.

This is <seg type="otPassage"/>.

CSS supports both italic and oblique. Some fonts support both.

Personally, I would probably render the first case above in italics and 
the second with small-caps, as a general practice.


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