Foreign

2015-06-19

The <foreign> element identifies a word or phrase as belonging to a language other than that of the surrounding text.

Panciera 1991 ...; Sosin 2011:

<foreign xml:lang="la">lapis philosophicus</foreign>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • Default (Panciera) style: lapis philosophicus


For the lost line 6 Aurigemma, loc. cit., suggests <foreign xml:lang="la">matris castrorum</foreign>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • London style: For the lost line 6 Aurigemma, loc. cit., suggests matris castrorum


(IRT: 21)
<foreign xml:lang="cop">
 <num value="3">γ</num> lin
</foreign>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • Duke Databank style: γ lin


(DDbDP: bgu.4.1094)

Responsibility for this section

  1. Charlotte Tupman, author
  2. Gabriel Bodard, author

EpiDoc version: 8.21

Date: 2015-06-19