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Abbreviations of the Bible

Alphabetical table of contents and the abbreviations of the biblical books: from A, like the Acts of the Apostles, through the four Gospels, to Z, like Zefaniah.

Abbreviations of the translations

LU17 | Luther 2017
LU84 | Luther 1984
GNB | Good news
MEB | quantity
Eg | Zurich
NGUE | New Geneva translation

Abbreviations of the biblical books in alphabetical order

Different abbreviations are used for the biblical books in different editions of the Bible and in different contexts. The most common abbreviations are listed alphabetically in the following overview:

Luther | Good news / Loccumer guidelines | Online Bible | WiBiLex | Name of the book

On | On | AMO | On | The prophet Amos
Acts | Acts | ACT | Acts | The Acts of the Apostles of Luke
Apk> Rev.
Bar | Bar | BAR | Bar | The book of Baruch
Bar 6 | BrJer | BAR.6 | EpJer | The letter of Jeremiah
BrJer> Bar 6
1st Chr | 1 Chr | 1CH | 1Chr | The first book in the chronicle
2nd Chr | 2 Chr | 2CH | 2Chr | The second book of the chronicle
Dan | Dan | DAN | Dan | The book of Daniel
DanZ> St to Dan
Dtn> Deuteronomy
Eph | Eph | EPH | Eph | Paul's letter to the Ephesians
EpJer> Bar 6
Ezra | Ezra | EZR | Esr | The book of Ezra
Est | Est | EST | Est | The book of Esther
EstG / EstZ> St to Est
Ex> Exodus
Ez> Hes
Gal | Gal | GAL | Gal | Paul's letter to the Galatians
Geb.Man | - | MAN | - | Manesse's prayer
Gen> Genesis
Have | Have | HAB | Have | The Prophet Habakkuk
Hag | Hag | HAG | Hag | The Prophet Haggai
Heb | Heb | HEB | Heb | The letter to the Hebrews
Hes | Ez | EZK | Ez | The Prophet Ezekiel (Ezekiel)
Job | Job | JOB | Hi | The Book of Job (Job)
Hld | Hld | SNG | Hhld | The Song of Solomon
Hos | Hos | HOS | Hos | The Prophet Hosea
Job> Job
Jak | Jak | JAS | Jak | The epistle of James
Jdt | Jdt | JDT | Jdt | The book of Judit
Jer | Jer | JER | Jer | The Prophet Jeremiah
Isa | Isa | ISA | Isa | The prophet Isaiah
Joel | Joël | JOL | Jo | The Prophet Joel (Joël)
Joh | Joh | JHN | Joh | The gospel according to John
1. Joh | 1 Joh | 1JN | 1Joh | The first letter of John
2. Joh | 2 Joh | 2JN | 2Joh | The second letter of John
3. Joh | 3 Joh | 3JN | 3Joh | The third letter of John
Jonah | Jonah | JON I Jon | The prophet Jonah
Jos | Jos | JOS | Jos | The book of Joshua
Jud | Jud | JUD | Jud | The letter of Judas
Klgl | Klgl | LAM | Klgl | The Lamentations of Jeremiah
Koh> Pred
Col | Col | COL | Col | Paul's letter to the Colossians
1st Kings 1 Kings | 1KI | 1Kön | The first book of kings
2nd Kings 2 kings | 2KI | 2Kön | The second book of kings
1st Cor 1 Cor | 1CO | 1Cor | Paul's first letter to the Corinthians
2 Cor | 2 Cor | 2CO | 2Cor | Paul's second letter to the Corinthians
Lev> Leviticus
Lk | Lk | LUK | Lk | The gospel according to Luke
1. Makk | 1 Makk | 1MA | 1Makk | The first book of the Maccabees
2. Makk | 2 Makk | 2MA | 2Makk | The second book of the Maccabees
Times | Times | MAL I Mal | The prophet Malachi
Wed | Wed | MIC | Wed | The prophet Micah
Mk | Mk | MRK I Mk | The Gospel according to Mark
Genesis | Gene | GEN | Gene | The first book of moses (genesis)
Exodus | Ex | EXO | Ex | The second book of moses (exodus)
Leviticus | Lev | LEV | Lev | The Third Book of Moses (Leviticus)
Numbers | Num | NUM | Num | The fourth book of moses (numbers)
Deuteronomy | Dtn | DEU | Dtn | The fifth book of Moses (Deuteronomy)
Mt | Mt | MAT | Mt | The gospel according to Matthew
Near | Near | NAM | Near | The Prophet Nahum
Neh | Neh | NEH | Neh | The book of Nehemiah
Num> Numbers
Obd | Obd | OBA | Whether | The Prophet Obadiah
Rev | Rev | REV | Apk | The Revelation of John (Apocalypse)
1st Petr | 1 Petr | 1PE | 1Petr | Peter's first letter
2nd Petr | 2 Petr | 2PE | 2Petr | The second letter of Peter
Phil | Phil | PHP | Phil | Paul's letter to the Philippians
Phlm | Phlm | PHM | Phlm | Paul's letter to Philemon
Pred | Koh | ECC | Pred | The preacher Solomon (Kohelet)
Ps | Ps | PPE | Ps | The Psalter (Psalms)
Ri | Ri | JDG | Ri | The Book of Judges
Rom | Rom | ROM | Rom | Paul's letter to the Romans
Ruth | Ruth | RUT | Ruth | The book of Ruth
Sach | Sach | ZEC | Sach | The Prophet Zechariah
1. Sam | 1 Sat | 1SA | 1Sam | The first book of Samuel
2. Sam | 2 Sat | 2SA | 2Sam | The second book of Samuel
Sir | Sir | SIR | Sir | The book of Jesus Sirach
Spr | Spr | PRO | Spr | The Proverbs of Solomon (Proverbs)
St to Dan | DanZ | DAG | ZusDan | Pieces from the Book of Daniel
St to Est | EstG / EstZ | ESG | Add | Pieces for the Book of Esther (Esther, Greek version)
1. Thess | 1 Thess | 1TH | 1Thess | Paul's first letter to the Thessalonians
2. Thess | 2 Thess | 2TH | 2Thess | Paul's second letter to the Thessalonians
1. Tim | 1 Tim | 1TI | 1Tim | Paul's first letter to Timothy
2. Tim | 2 Tim | 2TI | 2Tim | Paul's second letter to Timothy
Tit | Tit | TIT | Tit | Paul's letter to Titus
Tob | Tob | TOB | Tob | The Book of Tobias (Tobit)
White | White | WIS | White | The wisdom of Solomon
Zef | Zef | ZEP Zef | The Prophet Zephaniah