List Of XML Markup Languages

This is a list of notable XML markup languages.







  • Facelets VDL: View declaration language used in the Facelets framework and JavaServer Faces.
  • FicML: Fiction Markup Language
  • FictionBook: an e-book format
  • FIXatdl, FIX algorithmic trading definition language. Schema provides a HCI between a human trader, the order entry screen(s), unlimited different algorithmic trading types (called strategies) from a variety of sources, and formats a new order message on the FIX wire.
  • FIXML, Financial Information eXchange (FIX) protocol in XML format. FIX is a very widely deployed messaging protocol used between financial traders worldwide.
  • FleXML: an XML transformation language
  • FpML, Financial products Markup Language. Used to describe complex financial products.
  • FXT: transformation specification for the Functional XML Transformation Tool


  • Geography Markup Language: a grammar defined by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) to express geographical features
  • GeoSciML: a GML Application Schema that can be used to transfer information about geology, with an emphasis on the "interpreted geology" that is conventionally portrayed on geologic maps.
  • GJXDM: a data reference model for the exchange of information within the justice and public safety communities
  • GPX: a language designed for transferring GPS data between software applications
  • GraphML: a standard exchange format for graphs
  • Green Building XML: also known as "gbXML", a schema to facilitate the transfer of building properties stored in 3D building information models (BIM) to engineering analysis tools, especially energy and building performance analysis


  • HumanML: for describing contextual (emotional, social, pragmatic) information about instances of human communication


  • Industry Foundation Classes: specifically the "ifcXML" format, defined by ISO 10303-28 ("STEP-XML"), having file extension ".ifcXML". This format is suitable for interoperability with XML tools and exchanging partial building models.
  • Information and Content Exchange
  • IO-Link Device Description (IODD): contains information about the device's identity, parameters, process data, diagnosis data and IO-Link communication properties.





  • Microformats: a piece mark up that allows expression of semantics in an HTML (or XHTML) web page
  • MOWL: semantic interactions with multimedia content
  • Music Encoding Initiative (MEI): an XML-based language for digital representations of music notation documents.
  • Music Markup Language
  • MusicXML: an XML-based music notation file format.
  • MXML: a language used to declaratively lay-out the interface of applications, and also to implement complex business logic and rich internet application behaviors



  • ODD: A 'One Document Does-it-all' TEI format for simultaneously recording project documentation and meta-schema definition from which you can generate RELAX NG, W3C XML Schema, and DTDs as well as formatted documentation.
  • ODRL: an XML-based standard Rights Expression Language (REL) used in Digital Rights Management systems
  • Office Open XML: is a Microsoft file format specification for the storage of electronic documents
  • OFX: Open Financial Exchange is a unified specification for the electronic exchange of financial data between financial institutions, businesses and consumers via the Internet.
  • OIOXML: an XML-markup language created by the Danish government to ease communication from, to and between Danish governmental instances
  • Open Mathematical Documents (OMDoc), based on OpenMath and MathML, but with a greater coverage.
  • OML: an XML format for outlines, based on OPML.
  • Open eBook: the e-book format defined by Open eBook Publication Structure Specification; superseded by ePub.
  • Open Scripture Information Standard (OSIS), an XML-markup schema that defines tags for marking up Bibles, theological commentaries, and other related literature.
  • OpenDocument (ODF): a document file format used for describing electronic documents
  • OpenMath - a markup language for mathematical formulae which can complement MathML.
  • OPML: an XML format for outlines







  • Vector Markup Language: used to produce vector graphics, implemented in Microsoft Office 2000 and higher
  • Vexi: an international effort to create an easy-to-use platform for the development and delivery of internet application interfaces
  • VoiceXML: format for specifying interactive voice dialogues between a human and a computer




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  7. ^ XMLTerm
  8. ^ XML Telemetric and Command Exchange

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