Re: Any standards here?

From: Stephen Carlson (
Date: Thu Oct 19 1995 - 09:18:05 EDT

Jon DeMersseman wrote:
> I'm new to the list. I've noticed quite a variety of transliteration
> attempts, and I was wondering if there has been any discussion of adopting
> one particular approach, since we lack the ability to type Greek here.

There are no stardards, but the following approach is popular on this list:

Greek Alphabet: A B G D E Z H Q I K L M N C O P R S T U F X Y W
rough breathing:h, iota subscript:i, digamma:w; acute:/, grave:\, circumflex:=

Accents are optional but occasionally useful.

Stephen Carlson

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