TEI guidelines element faith

Schema specification

<faith> can only have a set number of values for type. Please note the way they are organized in the taxonomy. Beta maṣāḥǝft Guidelines

Attibutes list

attribute type

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

This is a closed list of allowed values

value definition
Christianity Unspecified Christian
Anglican Christian Anglican, belonging to the Anglican Church after the reformation
Catholicism Christian Catholic, belonging to the Catholic Church after 1054
Protestantism Christian Protestant, belonging to a Protestant church after the reformation
Orthodox Christian Orthodox, belonging to a pre-Chalcedonian Church or an Orthodox church after 1054
EOTC Christian Orthodox, belonging to the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church
Greek Greek Orthodox Christian
Russian Russian Orthodox Christian
Armenian Armenian Orthodox Christian
Coptic Christian Coptic Orthodox
Syriac Christian Syriac Orthodox ("Jacobite")
Islam Unspecified Islam
Sunni Sunni Islam
Shia Shia Islam
Judaism Unspecified Judaism
Oromo Traditional Oromo belief system
Gurage Traditional Gurage belief system
Traditional Traditional non-Christian or Muslim belief system
Ethiopian Traditional Ethiopian belief system
Example 1

Example from PRS10036Wansleb

                            <person sex="1" sameAs="Q3180611">
                                <persName type="alt">Vanslebius</persName>
                                <persName type="alt">Wansleb</persName>
                                <persName type="alt">Vansleb</persName>
                                <occupation type="academic">scholar</occupation>
                                <birth when="1635-11-01"></birth>
                                <death when="1679-06-13"></death>
                                <faith type="Protestantism"></faith>
                                <faith type="Catholicism"></faith>

This element is mentioned in the following pages

Revisions of this page

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