$Revision: 1.3 $

$Date: 2002/06/11 01:20:08 $

personname — The personal name of an individual


Content Model

personname ::=


Common attributes

DocBook NG “Bourbon” Content Model

personname ::=

DocBook NG “Bourbon” Attributes

Common attributes and common linking attributes.


The personname identifies the personal name of an individual.

Processing expectations

May be formatted inline or as a displayed block, depending on context.


The following elements occur in personname: firstname, honorific, lineage, othername, surname.

See Also

author, authorblurb, authorgroup, collab, collabname, contrib, corpauthor, editor, othercredit, personblurb.


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<para>Starting in DocBook 4.2, personal names, like
can be marked-up inline.</para>

Starting in DocBook 4.2, personal names, like Albert Einstein can be marked-up inline.