LSJ Lexicon (CEX, Markdown)
This repository holds an edition of the LSJ Lexicon formatted as a CEX file, with the lexicon's entries formatted lightly in Markdown.
The original digitization of the public domain text of the LSJ is courtesy of the Perseus Digital Library: Text provided by Perseus Digital Library, with funding from The National Endowment for the Humanities. Original version available for viewing and download at http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/.
The transformation of the Perseus text to an XML edition with composed Unicode was done by Giuseppe Celano. The files here are a further transformation of Celano's work.
License CC 3.0 BY-NC-SA.
lsj.cex A Cite Collection of the entries in the LSJ, with accompanying documentation of a discoverable text property extension identifying the
entryproperty as a having a primtive type
Stringand an extended type
Markdown. URNs for the LSJ collection are, e.g.
lsj.index A searchable index as tabulated lines, with
#as the field delimiter. The fields are:
- The ID (object-selector) of an entry
- The entry's key (lemma) in Unicode, normalized to remove diacritical marks
- The entry's key (lemma) in Beta Code, normalized to remove diacritical marks
- A listing of all Greek words in the entry, in Beta Code without accents
files A directory of individual CEX fragments for each alphabetic division of the LSJ.
Please submit corrections as issues in GitHub or (ideally) in the form of pull-requests.