tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Tue May 26 18:46:26 2009
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Re: Dictionary Formats
- From: "qa'vaj" <email@example.com>
- Subject: Re: Dictionary Formats
- Date: Tue, 26 May 2009 20:45:23 -0500
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On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 2:48 AM, Ted Williams <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I am trying to come up with a dictionary as I learn new words. Does anyone
> happen to have a user friendly format they would be willing to share?
Back when, I did a little experimentation and playing around, and ultimately
settled on OpenOffice.org spreadsheet. Spreadsheet makes it easy to add an
entry and sort. OpenOffice.org tools have a built-in export to PDF, so I
export to PDF and use the dictionary in PDF form. I use the search function
in the reader to find Klingon or English words (like the other formats
described in the thread). I keep the Klingon words in a font that maps
pIqaDqoq to the unicode private area, and insert the words as unicode. That
way, the sort function keeps the words in proper Klingon order (i.e., q
segregated from Q).
One thing I regret is that I didn't including the source with the words
(TKD, KGT, etc.).