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DocBook 5: The Definitive Guide by Richard L. Hamilton, Norman Walsh

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Name

honorific — The title of a person

Synopsis

honorific ::= (text | phrase db._phrase | replaceable | Graphic inlines | Indexing inlines | Linking inlines | Ubiquitous inlines)*

Description

An honorific occurs in the name of an individual. It is the honorific title of the individual, such as Dr., Mr., or Ms.

Processing expectations

Formatted inline. In an address, this element may inherit the verbatim qualities of an address.

On some systems, honorific may generate the trailing period automatically.

See Also

affiliation, firstname, lineage, othername, surname

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