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Abbreviations Used in This Work

Source:
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Biblical Interpretation

Abbreviations Used in This Work

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parallel passages

§

Section

Acts

Acts of the Apostles

Add Dan

Additions to Daniel

Add Esth

Additions to Esther

Ag. Ap.

Josephus, Against Apion

Amos

Amos

Ant.

Josephus, Jewish Antiquities

B. Bat.

Baba Batra

Bar

Baruch

b.c.e.

Before the Common Era (= b.c.)

Bel

Bel and the Dragon

c.e.

Common Era (= a.d.)

cf.

confer, compare

ch./chs.

chapter/chapters

1–2 Chr

1–2 Chronicles

Col

Colossians

col./cols.

column/columns

1–2 Cor

1–2 Corinthians

d.

died

Dan

Daniel

Deut

Deuteronomy

DH

Deuteronomistic History

DSS

Dead Sea Scrolls

Dtr

Deuteronomist

E

Elohist source in the Pentateuch

Eccl

Ecclesiastes

ed.

editor (pl., eds.), edition

1 En.

1 Enoch

Eph

Ephesians

Ep Jer

Letter of Jeremiah

1–2 Esd

1–2 Esdras

Esth

Esther

Exod

Exodus

Ezek

Ezekiel

Ezra

Ezra

4 Ezra

4 Ezra

Gal

Galatians

Gen

Genesis

Gen. Rab.

Genesis Rabbah

Hab

Habakkuk

Hag

Haggai

HB

Hebrew Bible

Heb

Hebrews

Hos

Hosea

Isa

Isaiah

J

Yahwist source in the Pentateuch

Jas

James

Jdt

Judith

Jer

Jeremiah

Job

Job

Joel

Joel

John

John

Jonah

Jonah

Josh

Joshua

Jub.

Jubilees

Jude

Jude

1–2 Kgs

1–2 Kings

KJV

King James Version

Lam

Lamentations

Lev

Leviticus

Lev. Rab.

Leviticus Rabbah

lit.

literally

Luke

Luke

LXX

Septuagint

1–2 Macc

1–2 Maccabees

3–4 Macc

3–4 Maccabees

Mal

Malachi

Mark

Mark

Matt

Matthew

Mic

Micah

ms/mss

manuscript/manuscripts

MT

Masoretic Text

NAB

New American Bible

Nah

Nahum

n.d.

no date

NEB

New English Bible

Neh

Nehemiah

Nid.

Niddah

n.p.

no place

NRSV

New Revised Standard Version

NT

New Testament

Num

Numbers

Num. Rab.

Numbers Rabbah

Obad

Obadiah

OG

Old Greek

OL

Old Latin

OT

Old Testament

P

Priestly source in the Pentateuch

p.

page (pl., pp.)

1–2 Pet

1–2 Peter

Phil

Philippians

Phlm

Philemon

Pr Azar

Prayer of Azariah

Pr Man

Prayer of Manasseh

Prov

Proverbs

Ps(s)

Psalm(s)

Q

Quelle, a hypothetical source used by Matthew and Luke

Q

Qumran

Qoh

Qoheleth

r.

Reigned

Rab.

Rabbah

Rev

Revelation

rev.

Revised

Rom

Romans

RSV

Revised Standard Version

Ruth

Ruth

1–2 Sam

1–2 Samuel

Sanh.

Sanhedrin

Sir

Sirach

Song

Song of Solomon

SP

Samaritan Pentateuch

supp.

Supplement

Sus

Susanna

1–2 Thess

1–2 Thessalonians

1–2 Tim

1–2 Timothy

Titus

Titus

Tob

Tobit

v./vv.

verse/verses

vol.

volume (pl., vols.)

Vulg.

Vulgate

Zech

Zechariah

Zeph

Zephaniah