TEI guidelines element TEI

Schema specification

Because different types of entity are all encoded in TEI, we need to type the TEI to be able to know from the root what type of TEI to expect. the xml:id uses the syntax for identifiers inherited from the indexes of the the Encyclopaedia Aethiopica. Beta maṣāḥǝft Guidelines

context rule report
tei:TEI not(@type) Each record must have a type with one of the values suggested.

Attibutes list

attribute xml:id

For Manuscripts e.g. EMML2312 ES15 (Ethio-SPaRe) BLadd100 (British Library, fondo, numero) BNFabb3 (Bibliotheque nationale de France, fondo, numero) Works = LIT1001Homili (LIT + incremental number + first world of title) Places = LOC2969Ensala (LOC + incremental number + first world of place name) People = PRS1001AbbaTam (PRS + incremental number + first world of name) Institutions = INS0030Addaqaharsi (INS + 4 digit number + first world of name)

attribute type

This is a closed list of allowed values

value definition
mss Description of a Manuscript
pers Description of a Person
place Description of a generic place
ins Description of an institution where manuscripts are preserved
work Description of a recognizable literary or documentary work at any given granularity
nar Description of a Narrative Unit, independent of the Work or textual unit to which it is part. This includes document types, e.g. used to classify additiones to a manuscript.
auth Description of a concept used as authority list (faith, art element)

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