Difference between revisions of "Genealogy Glossary"

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'''Anglicisation'''
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# process of making something English
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'''DTD'''
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# acronym: '''D'''ocument '''T'''ype '''D'''efinition
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'''GEDCOM'''
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# acronym: '''Ge'''nealogy '''D'''ata '''Com'''munication
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# a format for exchanging genealogy data
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'''matronym'''
  
 
# personal name based on the name of one's mother
 
# personal name based on the name of one's mother
  
'''patronymic'''
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'''patronym'''
  
 
# personal name based on the name of one's father
 
# personal name based on the name of one's father
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'''Romanization'''
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# linguistic representation of a word in Roman (Latin) alphabet
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'''XML'''
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# acronym: E'''x'''tensible '''M'''arkup '''L'''anguage

Revision as of 23:51, 14 March 2007

Anglicisation

  1. process of making something English

DTD

  1. acronym: Document Type Definition

GEDCOM

  1. acronym: Genealogy Data Communication
  2. a format for exchanging genealogy data

matronym

  1. personal name based on the name of one's mother

patronym

  1. personal name based on the name of one's father

Romanization

  1. linguistic representation of a word in Roman (Latin) alphabet

XML

  1. acronym: Extensible Markup Language