Using the basic TEI structural elements

28. Names of persons, places, things...

  • <name> (a name in the text, contains a proper noun or noun phrase)
  • <rs> (a general-purpose name or referencing string )
  • <title> (any form of title)

The @type attribute is useful for categorizing these, and they both also have @key, @ref, and @nymRef attributes.

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