THDL Toolbox > Places & Geography > THDL Gazetteer > Gazetteer DTD Decoded For Dummies > Etymology Element
<!ELEMENT etymology (head?, (authority|blockquote|div|list|note|p|table)*)> <!ATTLIST etymology %a.common; lang %LANGUAGE; #IMPLIED>
etymology = Explanatory text on the origin and development of a geographic name.
Currently, etymology is not used but we are leaving it in place.
The attribute "etymology" is %a.common.
The "lang" attribute indicates the language of the fname as per %LANGUAGE.