date

TEI guidelines element date

Schema specification

In the element <date> we often want to add bibliography in the form of a single citation or a full bibliography. The schematron rule tries to avoid the absence of white spaces before and after the element. Please use the provided values for type and calendar Beta maṣāḥǝft Guidelines

content

<content>
                        <alternate minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="unbounded">
                            <textNode></textNode>
                            <elementRef key="tei_model.gLike"></elementRef>
                            <elementRef key="tei_model.phrase"></elementRef>
                            <elementRef key="tei_model.global"></elementRef>
                            <elementRef key="listChange"></elementRef>
                            <elementRef key="listBibl"></elementRef>
                            <elementRef key="bibl"></elementRef>
                        </alternate>
                    </content>
context rule report
tei:date[ancestor::place[@subtype='institution']] not(@type='foundation') Attribute @type='foundation' is require for date into a note about an institution.
tei:date[not(text())] matches(following-sibling::text()[1], '^\w') or matches(preceding-sibling::text()[1], '\w$') There should be a space before and one after the element date

Attibutes list

attribute type

This attribute can have a maximum of 3 values separated by a space.

This is a open list of allowed values

value definition
age
reign
life
marriage
generic-duration
foundation
composition
translation
revision
recension
diesNatalis
birth
ascension
death
production The date of production of the document (EMA)
repeated If the commemoration is repeated, please add this value as well in type

attribute calendar

This is a open list of allowed values

value definition
world ʿĀmata ʿālam/ʿĀmata ʾəm-fəṭrat (Era of the World)
ethiopian ʿĀmata śəggāwe (Era of the Incarnation – Ethiopian)
grace ʿĀmata məḥrat (Era of Grace)
diocletian ʿĀmata samāʿtāt (Era of Martyrs (Diocletian))
alexander Era of Alexander
evangelists Evangelists' years
islamic Hiǧrī (Islamic)
julian Julian
Example 1

Example from BLorient512


                            <date notBefore="1675" notAfter="1725" resp="PRS10759Zuurmon">
                                <note>Date according to <bibl>
                                        <ptr target="bm:Zuurmond1989EvangeliumMarc"></ptr>
                                        <citedRange unit="part">II</citedRange>
                                        <citedRange unit="page">80</citedRange>
                                    </bibl>. </note>
                            </date>
                        

This element is mentioned in the following pages

Revisions of this page

  • Pietro Maria Liuzzo on 2018-04-24: stub of page