att.lang

att.lang Language attributes common to text elements.
Module MEI.shared
Members
Attributes
@translit (optional) Specifies the transliteration technique used. Value of datatype NMTOKEN. att.lang
@xml:lang (optional) Identifies the language of the element's content. The values for this attribute are language 'tags' as defined in BCP 47. All language tags that make use of private use sub-tags must be documented in a corresponding language element in the MEI header whose id attribute is the same as the language tag's value. Value of datatype language. att.lang
Declaration
<attDef ident= "xml:lang" usage= "opt">
<desc>Identifies the language of the element's content. The values for this attribute are language 'tags' as defined in BCP 47. All language tags that make use of private use sub-tags must be documented in a corresponding language element in the MEI header whose id attribute is the same as the language tag's value. </desc>
<datatype maxOccurs= "1" minOccurs= "1">
<rng:data type= "language"/>
</datatype>
</attDef>
<attDef ident= "translit" usage= "opt">
<desc>Specifies the transliteration technique used. </desc>
<datatype maxOccurs= "1" minOccurs= "1">
<rng:data type= "NMTOKEN"/>
</datatype>
</attDef>

MEI Guidelines Version 3.0.0

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