<index>

<index> (index entry) marks a location to be indexed for whatever purpose. [3.9.2. Index Entries]
Modulecore
AttributesAttributes att.global (@xml:id, @n, @xml:lang, @xml:base, @xml:space) (att.global.rendition (@rend, @style, @rendition)) (att.global.linking (@corresp, @synch, @sameAs, @copyOf, @next, @prev, @exclude, @select)) (att.global.analytic (@ana)) (att.global.facs (@facs)) (att.global.change (@change)) (att.global.responsibility (@cert, @resp)) (att.global.source (@source)) att.spanning (@spanTo)
indexNamea single word which follows the rules defining a legal XML name (see http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml/#dt-name), supplying a name to specify which index (of several) the index entry belongs to.
Status Optional
Datatype
Note

This attribute makes it possible to create multiple indexes for a text.

Member of
Contained by
May contain
core: index term
Declaration
element index
{
   tei_att.global.attributes,
   tei_att.spanning.attributes,
   attribute indexName { text }?,
   ( tei_term, tei_index? )*
}
Example
David's other principal backer, Josiah ha-Kohen
<index indexName="NAMES">
 <term>Josiah ha-Kohen b. Azarya</term>
</index> b. Azarya, son of one of the last gaons of Sura <index indexName="PLACES">
 <term>Sura</term>
</index> was David's own first cousin.