Symbol (non meaning-bearing)

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<g> (character or glyph) represents a non-standard character or glyph.

Where a symbol is non meaning-bearing, it should be represented using the element <g>, with the following attribute:

A Unicode character representing the symbol may also appear inside the <g> if desired.

‘((crux))’Silvio Panciera 19‘⊂crux⊃’Marcus Dohnicht 4‘/’Josh Sosin ‘dr.’
<g type="crux"/>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • Default (Panciera) style: ((crux))
  • Dohnicht style: ⊂crux⊃

(IRT: 203)
<g type="slanting-stroke"/>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • Default (Panciera) style: ((slanting-stroke))
  • Duke Databank style: /

(DDbDP: p.worp..48#4)
<g type="scroll"/>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • Default (Panciera) style: ((scroll))
  • London style: scroll

(InsAph: 1.121)

Responsibility for this section

  1. Charlotte Tupman, author

EpiDoc version: 8.19

Date: 2014-07-31