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#1 Outis

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Posted 02 December 2009 - 02:48 PM

I'd like to have the Blass-Debrunner-Funk greek lexicon on Accordance. I've used other lexicons, but I keep coming back to this one. I don't know the logistics in procuring the rights and doing the conversion (or whatever). But, I like it and would buy it.

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Posted 02 December 2009 - 02:55 PM

Agreed regarding BDF, but I want the complete Liddel & Scott first! :)

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Posted 03 December 2009 - 02:43 PM

Agreed regarding BDF, but I want the complete Liddel & Scott first! :)


Likewise (except that BDF is a *grammar* not a lexicon). I've been hunting the web site this afternoon for news on L&S. Only thing I could find past Helen's announcement last summer that it was under development was a page that listed "expected release Nov 2009." I'm *assuming* that it has not been released yet (I'd love to be wrong on that one! :) ), so wonder if there's any word as to whether I should save room on my Christmas budget or if it's going to have to roll over into 2010? (I *thought* I'd seen discussion of it more recently, but can't find it now.)
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Posted 03 December 2009 - 03:01 PM

Likewise (except that BDF is a *grammar* not a lexicon).


Of course. But the fact that they are both Greek resources created the association in my mind. And knowing these kinds of things are always a lot of work, I'd rather see Oak Tree prioritize the full L&S over BDF, although both are worthwhile.

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Posted 13 April 2010 - 03:56 PM

I'd like to have the Blass-Debrunner-Funk greek lexicon on Accordance. I've used other lexicons, but I keep coming back to this one. I don't know the logistics in procuring the rights and doing the conversion (or whatever). But, I like it and would buy it.

thanks,


I was about to post the same but found this. I would totally buy BDF if on Accordance; I would also love to see Smyth's grammar eventually. I'm stoked about Great Scott coming soon.

Edited by D.S.Moses Nickerson, 13 April 2010 - 08:27 PM.

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Posted 14 April 2010 - 10:28 AM

A digitized version would make navigating BDF much easier. I am eager to see this available in Accordance.

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Posted 14 April 2010 - 10:32 AM

Add me to the list. IMO, this is standard text and I'm actually suppressed it hasn't been done yet. Not trying to criticize, just stating my thoughts. I know that digitization is a lot of work, more than most of us can imagine.
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Posted 14 April 2010 - 10:55 AM

Add me to the list. IMO, this is standard text and I'm actually suppressed it hasn't been done yet. Not trying to criticize, just stating my thoughts. I know that digitization is a lot of work, more than most of us can imagine.


Digitization is definitely a lot of work, but keep in mind we're also talking about the publishing business where there are multiple layers of issues that affect the availability of a resource. So, I wouldn't be too surprised.

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Posted 04 July 2014 - 05:03 PM

I agree!  I went looking for BDF just now and all I found was this thred.  Hopefully the powers that be will see our collective interest in the module.



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Posted 26 July 2014 - 09:42 AM

It's a long standard work and continuously referenced, and I think Accordance will produce it eventually. Almost every scholar and student of Greek wouldn't hesitate to buy this module in Accordance.
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Posted 26 July 2014 - 11:33 AM

+1



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Posted 26 July 2014 - 12:34 PM

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Posted 26 July 2014 - 12:41 PM

I +1ed already on another post that requested this, but, one good +1 deserves another!


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Posted 26 July 2014 - 03:55 PM

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 01:47 PM

Thanks for the votes of interest, all. The problem isn't interest, however. We've long wanted this resource, but will likely have to digitize it ourselves, which for a Greek grammar is a very laborious (aka time-consuming and expensive) process. Hope is not lost, it will just take time.


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