[tei-council] on regularizing names

Sebastian Rahtz sebastian.rahtz at oucs.ox.ac.uk
Sat Sep 23 06:03:25 EDT 2006

Christian Wittern wrote:
>  However, in
> the above example, me thinks, it should be
> <name reg="#JAMES"> or some such, not @key which we already defined as
> "key	provides a means of locating a full definition for the entity being named such as a database record key or URI."
> thus referring to the "entity being named".
Why can't the name "James" be a first class entity? @key might
point to record 4567 in The Big Book Of Names, for example.

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