Re: Linked Data Glossary is published!

On 27 June 2013 17:08, Bernadette Hyland <> wrote:

> Hi,
> On behalf of the editors, I'm pleased to announce the publication of the
> peer-reviewed *Linked Data Glossary* published as a W3C Working Group
> Note effective 27-June-2013.[1]
> We hope this document serves as a useful glossary containing terms defined
> and used to describe Linked Data, and its associated vocabularies and best
> practices for publishing structured data on the Web.
> The LD Glossary is intended to help foster constructive discussions
> between the Web 2.0 and 3.0 developer communities, encouraging all of us
> appreciate the application of different technologies for different use
> cases.  We hope the glossary serves as a useful starting point in your
> discussions about data sharing on the Web.
> Finally, the editors are grateful to David Wood for contributing the
> initial glossary terms from Linking Government Data<>,
> (Springer 2011). The editors wish to also thank members of the Government
> Linked Data Working Group <> with special
> thanks to the reviewers and contributors: Thomas Baker, Hadley Beeman,
> Richard Cyganiak, Michael Hausenblas, Sandro Hawke, Benedikt Kaempgen,
> James McKinney, Marios Meimaris, Jindrich Mynarz and Dave Reynolds who
> diligently iterated the W3C Linked Data Glossary in order to create a
> foundation of terms upon which to discuss and better describe the Web of
> Data.  If there is anyone that the editors inadvertently overlooked in this
> list, please accept our apologies.

Looks awesome, well done!  I was actually asked for something like this
already this month.

Would there be any possibility to add two more, which come up a bit:

FP -- Functional Property
IFP -- Inverse Functional Property

> Thank you one & all!
> Sincerely,
> Bernadette Hyland<>,
> 3 Round Stones <> Ghislain Atemezing<>,
> EURECOM <> Michael Pendleton, US Environmental
> Protection Agency <> Biplav Srivastava, IBM<>
> W3C Government Linked Data Working Group
> Charter:
> [1]

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