DTD Attribute Types - NMTOKEN
NMTOKEN (name token) is any mixture of Name characters. It cannot contain whitespace (although leading or trailing whitespace will be trimmed/ignored).
While Names have restrictions on the initial character (the first character of a Name cannot include digits, diacritics, the full stop and the hyphen), the
NMTOKEN doesn't have these restrictions.
Valid XML - The following XML document would be valid, as it conforms to the above DTD:
Invalid XML - The following XML document would be invalid because the value of the first attribute contains internal whitespace: