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Roman Alphabet Abbreviations

Roman Alphabet Abbreviations

Created: 96/08/15 Updated: 96/08/15 Questions and comments to: hfraser@yorku.ca
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TERM ABBREVIATION
aastakäik aastak
Abdruck Abdr.
abgedruckt abgedr.
Abteilung, Abtheiling Abt.
accompaniment acc.
afdeling afd.
aflevering afl.
altitude alt.1
alto A2
and &3
and others et al.
Anno Domini A.D.
approximately approx.
årgang årg.
argraffiad arg.
arranged arr.
arranger arr.
átdolgozott átdolg.
Auflage Aufl.
augmenté, -e augm.
augmented augm.
aumentada aum.
aumentato aum.
Ausgabe Ausg.
avdeling avd.
Band Bd.
band bd.
Bändchen Bdchn.
Bände Bde.
baritone Bar2
bass B2
Before Christ B.C.
bilangan bil.
binary coded decimal BCD
bind bd.
black and white b&w
bogtrykkeri bogtr.
boktrykkeri boktr.
book bk.
born b.
bovített bov.
broj br.
Brother, -s Bro., Bros.4
Buchdrucker, ei Buchdr.
Buchhandlung Buchh.
bulletin bull.
bytes per inch bpi
capitolo cap.
cást c.
centimetre, -s cm.
century cent.5
cetakan cet.
chapter ch.
circa ca.
cislo cís.
colored, coloured col.
Compagnia Cia.
Compagnie Cie.
Compañía Cía.
Company Co.
compare cf.
compiler comp.6
confer cf.
copyright c.
Corporation Corp.
corrected corr.
corregido corr.
corretto, -a corr.
corrigé corr.
czesc cz.
declination decl.1
deel d.
del (Danish, Norwegian, Swedish) d.
département dép.
Department Dept.
diameter diam.
died d.
diena d.
djilid dijl.
document doc.
dopunjeno dop.
drukarnia druk.
edición ed.
edition. -s ed., eds.
édition éd.
editor ed.6
edizione ed.
enlarged enl.
equinox eq.1
ergänzt erg.
erweitert erw.
establecimiento tipográfico estab. tip.
et alii et al.
et cetera etc.
évfolyam évf.
facsimile, -s facsim., facsims.
fascicle fasc.
fascicule fasc.
flourished fl.
folio fol.
following ff.
foot, feet ft.
frame, -s fr.
frames per second fps.
fratelli f.lli4
Gebrüder Gebr.4
gedruckt gedr.
genealogical geneal.
godina g.
government govt.
Government Printing Office G.P.O.
Handschrift, -en Hs., Hss.
Her (His) Majesty's Printing Office H.M.S.O.
Hermanos Hnos.4
hour, -s hr.
id est i.e.
Idus Id.
illustration, -s ill.
illustrator ill6
imienia im.
imprenta impr.
imprimerie impr.
inch, -es in.
inches per second ips.
including incl.
Incorporated Inc.
introduction introd.
izdája izd.
izmenjeno izm.
jaargang jaarg.
Jahrgang Jahrg.
javított jav.
jilid jil.
Kalendae Kal.
kiadás kiad.
kilometre, -s km.
kniha kn.
knjiga knj.
kötet köt.
ksiegarnia ksieg.
leto l.
librairie libr.
Lieferung Lfg.
Limited Ltd.4
livraison livr.
maatschappij mij.
manuscript, -s ms., mss.
menuo men.
metai m.
metre, -s m.
mezzo-soprano Mz2
miesiecznik mies.
millimetre, -s mm.
monophonic mono.
Nachfolger Nach.4
naklad nakl.
nakladatelstvi nakl.
naukowy nauk
neue Folge n.F.
new series new ser.
New Testament N.T.
no name (of publisher) s.n.
no place (of publication) s.l.
nombor no.
nomor no.
Nonae Non.
nouveau, nouvelle nouv.
number, -s no.
numero (Finnish) n:o
numéro (French) no.
numero (Italian) n.
número (Spanish) no.
Nummer Nr.
nummer nr.
nuovamente nuov.
odbitka odb.
oddizial oddz.
Old Testament O.T.
omarbeidet omarb.
oplag opl.
opplag oppl.
opracowane oprac.
opus op.
otisk ot.
page, -s p.
paperback pbk.
part, -s pt., pts.7
parte pt.
partie, -s pt., pts.
phonogram (copyright) p
photograph, -s photo., photos.8
plate number, -s pl. no.
poprawione popr.
portrait, -s port., ports.
posthumous posth.
predelan pred.
preface pref.
preliminary prelim.
printing print.9
privately printed priv. print.
projection proj.1
prosiren pros.
przerobione przerob.
pseudonym pseud.
publishing pub.
quadraphonic quad.
redakcja red.
refondu, -e ref.
réimpression réimpr.
report rept.
reprinted repr.
reproduced reprod.
reviderade revid.
revisé, -e rev.
revised rev.
revolutions per minute rpm.
revu, -e rev.
right ascension RA1
riveduto riv.
rocznik rocz.
rok r.
rozszerzone rozsz.
second, -s sec.
série sér.
series ser.
sesit ses.
signature sig.
silent si.
sine loco s.l.
sine nomine s.n.
sklad glowny skl. gl.
soprano S2
sound sd.8
stabilimento tiporafico stab. tip.
stereophonic stereo.
stevilka st.
stronica str.
superintendent supt.
Superintendent of Documents Supt. of Docs.
supplement suppl.
svazek sv.
szam sz.
tahun th.
talleres gráficos tall. gráf.
Teil. Theil T.
tenor T2
tipografia, tipografica tip.
tiskarna tisk.
title page t.p.
tjetakan tjet.
tome t.
tomo t.
towarzystwo tow.
translator tr.6
typographical typog.
typographie, typographique typ.
udarbejdet udarb.
udgave udg.
udgivet udg.
uitgaaf uitg.
uitgegeven uitg.
uitgevers uitg.
umgearbeitet umgearb.
unacommpanied unacc.
Universitäts-Buchdrucker, -ei Univ.-Buchdr.
upplaga uppl.
utarbeidet utarb.
utgave utg.
utgiven utg.
uzupelnione uzup.
verbesserte verb.
vermehrte verm.
volume, -s v.
volume, -s vol., vols.10
vuosikerta vuosik.
vydání vyd.
wydanie wyd.
wydawnictwo wydawn
wydzial wydz.
zalozba zal.
zeszyt zesz.
zväzok zv.
zvezek zv.

1. Use only in recording mathematical data in entries for cartographic materials.
2. Use only in notes to indicate voice range of vocal works.
3. Use only on uniform titles in listing languages.
4. Use only in names of firms and other corporate bodies.
5. Use in headings and in indicating the period when a manuscript was probably written.
6. Use only in a heading as a designation of function (see 21.0D).
7. Do not use in recording the extent of an item in the case of music.
8. Do not use in general or specific material designations.
9. Do not use in recording the date of printing in the publication. distribution, etc. area (see 1.4F6, A.4G4, 2.4G2).
10. Use at the beginning of a statement and before a roman numeral.

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