[sword-devel] Transliterated forms?

David Haslam dfhdfh at protonmail.com
Fri Mar 26 02:58:34 EDT 2021

How does each front-end app render transliterated forms encoded using the xlit attribute of the OSIS w element?

Is this neglected aspect of front-end design considerations partly because so few Bible modules have this feature?

Aside: I’m about to submit a module update that adds this feature.

The .conf file includes


IMHO, merely displaying the xlit data as inline text after each word is less than ideal.
It would be better handled in a similar manner to Strong’s and Morph.

Best regards,


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