Foreign

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

‘’Silvio Panciera ...Josh Sosin
<foreign xml:lang="la">lapis philosophicus</foreign>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • Default style (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
Date: 2014-02-09