att.editLike provides attributes describing the nature of an encoded scholarly intervention or interpretation of any kind. [3.4 Simple Editorial Changes 10.3.1 Origination 13.3.2 The Person Element Core Elements for Transcriptional Work]
Moduletei — The TEI Infrastructure
Membersatt.transcriptional [add addSpan del delSpan mod redo restore retrace subst substJoin undo] affiliation age am birth climate corr date death education event ex expan faith floruit gap geogFeat geogName langKnowledge langKnown location name nationality occupation offset org orgName origDate origPlace origin persName person persona place placeName population reg relation residence secl sex socecStatus state supplied surplus terrain time trait unclear
evidenceindicates the nature of the evidence supporting the reliability or accuracy of the intervention or interpretation.
Status Optional
Datatype 1–∞ occurrences of teidata.enumerated separated by whitespace
Suggested values include:
there is internal evidence to support the intervention.
there is external evidence to support the intervention.
the intervention or interpretation has been made by the editor, cataloguer, or scholar on the basis of their expertise.
instantindicates whether this is an instant revision or not.
Status Optional
Datatype teidata.xTruthValue
Default false

The members of this attribute class are typically used to represent any kind of editorial intervention in a text, for example a correction or interpretation, or to date or localize manuscripts etc.


Each pointer on the source (if present) corresponding to a witness or witness group should reference a bibliographic citation such as a witness, msDesc, or bibl element, or another external bibliographic citation, documenting the source concerned.