[sword-devel] Best versification for FreSegond and FreCrampon

David Haslam dfhmch at googlemail.com
Wed Mar 12 02:04:22 MST 2014

We don't yet have an av11n designed specifically for French Bibles.

Not all French Bibles follow the same numbering of the Psalms. See 

Generally speaking, most of them assign verse 1 to the canonical titles
found in the Hebrew text.
So the verse numbers are all shifted by one (in one Psalm, I think it's by

In regard to the numbering of the Psalms, not all French Bibles join Psalm 9
& 10 as one, etc.
Some do, but others don't.
For example, Version Synodale doesn't. In it, Psalm 119 has the usual 176

I think that there may be a good case to add at least one av11n to cover
French Bibles,
but I should declare an interest, in that I have an adult life long interest
in the evangelization of France.

Best regards,


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