- Table of contents
- Basic Entities (Types/Periods/Timespans/Places)
- Places (World)
- Types for Places
- Historical Place
Basic Entities (Types/Periods/Timespans/Places)¶
Linked with: P117 occurs during
Domain: E5, E6, E8, E12
Range: E5, E6, E8, E12
Linked with: P107 has current or former member
Domain: E74, E40
Range: E21, E74, E40
Entries with * are obligatory and cannot be altered. Others are facultative examples and are editable/extendable
Types E55 are linked with E55 via P127 (has broader term)
Definitions of an actor's function within a group or legal body. An actor can for example be member of a legal body and this membership is defined by a certain function/role during a certain period of time. E.g. Actor "Charlemagne" is member of the legal body "Frankish Reign" from 768-814 in the function of "King" and he is member of the legal body "Roman Empire" from 800 to 814 in the function "Emperor".
Bishop Abbot Pope King Emperor Count Duke
Types for Sources
Charter Testament Letter Contract
Definitions for the type of bibliographic items like "articles", "books", "proceedings" etc.
Article Book Inbook Mastersthesis Phdthesis unpublished
Definitions for the type of Source Editions like "Charter Edition" etc.
Charter Edition Letter Edition Chronicle Edition ...
Linguistic object classification*¶
Source Content* Source Original Text* Source Translation* Comment*
Categories for the types of information carriers. E.g. to determine if the physical manifestation of a medieval charter is an original, a later copy etc.
Original Document Copy of Document
Actor Actor Relation¶
_Definitions of relationships between one actor and another. These relationships can be directional (e.g. parent of/child of: actor A is the father of actor B while actor B is the son of actor A) or be the same in both directions (e.g. friend of: actor A is friend of actor B and vice versa actor B is friend of actor A) _
Kindredship Parent of (Child of) Social Friend of Enemy of Mentor of (Student of) Political Ally of Leader of (Retinue of) Economical Provider of (Customer of)
Date value type¶
Exact date value From date value To date value
Exact position Near to a known position Within a known area
Categories for persons' gender
Types for Places sites-example
Boundary Mark Burial Site Economic Site Infrastructure Military Facility Ritual Site Settlement Topographical Entity
Types of events
Change of Property Donation Sale Exchange Conflict Battle Raid
Categories to define the involvement of an actor within an event. E.g. "Napoleon" participated in the event "Invasion of Russia" as "Commander"
Creator Sponsor Victim Offender
E53 linked via P89 "falls within/contains" to E53 - e.g. Austria contains Wien/Wien falls within Austria
Administrative Units Austria Wien Kärnten Niederösterreich Oberösterreich Salzburg Tirol Steiermark Vorarlberg Burgenland Germany Italy Czech Republic Slovakia Slovenia
Types for Places¶
E55 entities (but listed here as they belong to places)
used to determine the type of place e.g. country, province, district... Uses national terms due to each country's different systems
Country Bundesland Bezirk Gemeinde Katastralgemeinde Regierungsbezirk Landkreis Gemarkung Regioni Comune Province
E53 entities. These Places are for example historical regions like the "Medieval Kingdom of Serbia" or the early medieval "Duchy of Bavaria".
Historical Places Carantania Marcha Orientalis Comitatus Iauntal Kingdom of Serbia