General Abbreviations
(605 words)

[German Version]

acc.

accusative

adj.

adjective

Akkad.

Akkadian

ANE

ancient Near East/Eastern

app.

apparatus

approx.

approximately

Arab.

Arabic

Aram.

Aramaic

art.

article/essay

Ass.

Assyrian

b.

born

Bab.

Babylonian

BCE

Before the Common Era, Before Christ

bibl.

biblical; bibliographic, bibliography

bill.

billion

biogr.

biography/biographic

Byz.

Byzantine

c.

circa

c(c).

canon(s)

Cath.

Catholic

CE

Common Era/Anno Domini

cent.

century

cf.

confer/compare

ch.

chapter

CIS

Commonwealth of Independent States

cit.

cited

col.

column

coll.

collected

Comm.

Commentary

comm.

comment…

Cite this page
Orton, David E., “General Abbreviations”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 29 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_107>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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