Deprecating grandfathered tags redux

Michael Everson everson at
Sat Mar 7 16:15:34 CET 2015

On 5 Mar 2015, at 21:55, Markus Scherer < at> wrote:

> As you had observed, "'oxendict' looks too much like a dictionary of oxen”.


> oxdict

a dictionary of an ox

> or oedict

an Old English dictionary

> or oxforded

a verb

> or similar would be nicer.

Well, I suppose one could take a publication year as we did for 1694acad and write 1989oxon or something but how would we choose a date?

oxoneng ?

Michael Everson *

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