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Re: [libreoffice-l10n] Better English term for Sidebar "decks"


FYI,
in Slovenian we use the term that would be literally translated in English
as "stacked tabs".

Lp,

V V tor., 10. mar. 2020 ob 08:02 je oseba Ilmari Lauhakangas <
ilmari.lauhakangas@libreoffice.org> napisala:

> The word "deck" in "Sidebar deck" seems like a rather unintuitive term
> for translators. It mainly brings to mind the Star Trek Holodeck. Are we
> running an office suite or a (space)ship? This topic is being discussed
> here: https://bugs.documentfoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=131078
>
> Our documentation has not even caught up with the transition from
> "window" (as in "Styles window") to "deck", so the terminology and thus
> translations are all over the place. "Window" is misleading as we are
> essentially talking about different states in a panel.
>
> I see in the Finnish translation we currently use a term analogous to
> "deck of cards", "pile" or "bow of a ship".
>
> What came to my mind as a more translator-friendly term is "view".
>
> Thoughts from localisers?
>
> Ilmari
>
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