name-style

Name Style

Style of processing requested for a structured personal name.

Remarks

Used to choose an inversion algorithm, for sorting names “correctly”, or for other processing functions

Attribute Values

In Elements

<name>
<string-name>
Value Meaning
eastern The name will both be displayed and sorted/inverted with the family name preceding the given name.
given-only Only a given or personal name is provided
islensk The name will both be displayed and sorted/inverted with the given name preceding the family name.
western The name will be displayed with the given name preceding the family name, but will be sorted/inverted with the family name preceding the given name.
Default value: western