Bible Book Abbreviations

This page lists abbreviations for books of the Bible that are recognized by Verbum.

 

Book Name

Abbreviations

Genesis

Gen, Ge, Gn

Exodus

Exod, Exo, Ex

Leviticus

Lev, Le, Lv

Numbers

Num, Nu, Nm, Nb

Deuteronomy

Deut, De, Dt

Joshua

Josh, Jos, Jsh

Judges

Judg, Jdg, Jg, Jdgs

Ruth

Rth, Ru

1 Samuel

1 Sam, 1 Sa, 1S, I Sa, 1 Sm, 1Sa, 1Sam, 1st Sam, 1st Samuel, First Sam, First Samuel

2 Samuel

2 Sam, 2 Sa, 2S, II Sa, 2 Sm, 2Sa, II Sam, IISam, 2 Sam, 2Sam, 2nd Sam, 2nd Samuel, Second Sam, Second Samuel

1 Kings

1 Kgs, 1 Ki, 1K, I Kgs, 1Kgs, I Ki, 1Ki, 1Kin, 1st Kgs, 1st Kings, First Kgs, First Kings

2 Kings

2 Kgs, 2 Ki, 2K, II Kgs, 2Kgs, II Ki, 2Ki, 2Kin, 2nd Kgs, 2nd Kings, Second Kgs, Second Kings

1 Chronicles

1 Chron, 1 Ch, I Ch, 1Ch, 1 Chr, I Chr, 1Chr, I Chron, 1Chron, 1st Chron, 1st Chronicles First Chron, First Chronicles

2 Chronicles

2 Chron, 2 Ch, II Ch, 2Ch, II Chr, 2Chr, II Chron, 2Chron, 2nd Chron, 2nd Chronicles, Second Chron, Second Chronicles

Ezra

Ezr, Ez

Nehemiah

Neh, Ne

Esther

Esth, Es

Job

Jb

Psalms

Psalm, Pslm, Ps, Psa, Psm, Pss

Proverbs

Prov, Pro, Pr, Prv

Ecclesiastes

Eccles, Eccle, Ecc, Ec, Qoh

Song of Solomon

Song of Songs, Song, So, SOS, Canticle of Canticles, Canticles, Cant

Isaiah

Isa, Is

Jeremiah

Jer, Je, Jr

Lamentations

Lam, La

Ezekiel

Ezek, Eze, Ezk

Daniel

Dan, Da, Dn

Hosea

Hos, Ho

Joel

Joe, Jl

Amos

Am

Obadiah

Obad, Ob

Jonah

Jnh, Jon

Micah

Micah, Mic, Mc

Nahum

Nah, Na

Habakkuk

Hab, Hab, Hb

Zephaniah

Zeph, Zep, Zp

Haggai

Haggai, Hag, Hg

Zechariah

Zech, Zec, Zc

Malachi

Mal, Mal, Ml

Tobit

Tobit, Tob, Tb

Judith

Jdth, Jdt, Jth

Additions to Esther

Add Esth, Add Es, Rest of Esther, The Rest of Esther, AEs, AddEsth

Wisdom of Solomon

Wisd of Sol, Wis, Ws, Wisdom

Sirach

Sirach, Sir, Ecclesiasticus, Ecclus

Baruch

Baruch, Bar

Letter of Jeremiah

Let Jer, Ltr Jer, LJe

Song of Three Youths

Song of Three, Song Thr, The Song of Three Youths, Pr Az, Prayer of Azariah, Azariah, The Song of the Three Holy Children, The Song of Three Jews, Song of the Three Holy Children, Song of Thr, Song of Three Children, Song of Three Jews

Susanna

Susanna, Sus

Bel and the Dragon

Bel, Bel

1 Maccabees

1 Macc, 1 Mac, 1M, I Ma, 1Ma, I Mac, 1Mac, I Macc, 1Macc, I Maccabees, 1Maccabees, 1st Maccabees, First Maccabees

2 Maccabees

2 Macc, 2 Mac, 2M, II Ma, 2Ma, II Mac, 2Mac, II Macc, 2Macc, II Maccabees, 2Maccabees, 2nd Maccabees, Second Maccabees

1 Esdras

1 Esdr, 1 Esd, I Es, 1Es, I Esd, 1Esd, I Esdr, 1Esdr, I Esdras, 1Esdras, 1st Esdras, First Esdras

Prayer of Manasseh

Pr of Man, Pr Man, PMa, Prayer of Manasses

Additional Psalm

Add Psalm, Add Ps

3 Maccabees

3 Macc, 3 Mac, III Ma, 3Ma, III Mac, 3Mac, III Macc, 3Macc, III Maccabees, 3rd Maccabees, Third Maccabees

2 Esdras

2 Esdr, 2 Esd, II Es, 2Es, II Esd, 2Esd, II Esdr, 2Esdr, II Esdras, 2Esdras, 2nd Esdras, Second Esdras

4 Maccabees

4 Macc, 4 Mac, IV Ma, 4Ma, IV Mac, 4Mac, IV Macc, 4Macc, IV Maccabees, IIII Maccabees, 4Maccabees, 4th Maccabees, Fourth Maccabees

Ode

Ode, Ode

Psalms of Solomon

Ps Solomon, Ps Sol, Psalms Solomon, PsSol

Epistle to the Laodiceans

Laodiceans, Laod, Ep Laod, Epist Laodiceans, Epistle Laodiceans, Epistle to Laodiceans

Matthew

Matt, Mt

Mark

Mrk, Mar, Mk, Mr

Luke

Luk, Lk

John

John, Joh, Jhn, Jn

Acts

Act, Ac

Romans

Rom, Ro, Rm

1 Corinthians

1 Cor, 1 Co, I Co, 1Co, I Cor, 1Cor, I Corinthians, 1Corinthians, 1st Cor, 1st Corinthians, First Cor, First Corinthians

2 Corinthians

2 Cor, 2 Co, II Co, 2Co, II Cor, 2Cor, II Corinthians, 2Corinthians, 2nd Corinthians, Second Corinthians

Galatians

Gal, Ga

Ephesians

Ephes, Eph

Philippians

Phil, Php, Pp

Colossians

Col, Co

1 Thessalonians

1 Thess, 1 Th, I Th, 1Th, I Thes, 1Thes, I Thess, 1Thess, I Thessalonians, 1Thessalonians, 1st Thess, 1st Thessalonians, First Thess, First Thessalonians

2 Thessalonians

2 Thess, 2 Th, II Th, 2Th, II Thes, 2Thes, II Thess, 2Thess, II Thessalonians, 2Thessalonians, 2nd Thess, 2nd Thessalonians, Second Thess, Second Thessalonians

1 Timothy

1 Tim, 1 Ti, I Ti, 1Ti, I Tim, 1Tim, I Timothy, 1Timothy, 1st Tim, 1st Timothy, First Tim, First Timothy

2 Timothy

2 Tim, 2 Ti, II Ti, 2Ti, II Tim, 2Tim, II Timothy, 2Timothy, 2nd Tim, 2nd Timothy, Second Tim, Second Timothy

Titus

Titus, Tit, Ti

Philemon

Philem, Phm, Pm

Hebrews

Hebrews, Heb

James

James, Jas, Jm

1 Peter

1 Pet, 1 Pe, I Pe, 1Pe, I Pet, 1Pet, I Pt, 1 Pt, 1Pt, 1 P, 1P, I Peter, 1Peter, 1st Peter, First Peter

2 Peter

2 Pet, 2 Pe, II Pe, 2Pe, II Pet, 2Pet, II Pt, 2 Pt, 2Pt, 2 P, 2P, II Peter, 2Peter, 2nd Peter, Second Peter

1 John

1 John, 1 Jn, I Jn, 1Jn, I Jo, 1Jo, I Joh, 1Joh, I Jhn, 1 Jhn, 1Jhn, 1 J, 1J, I John, 1John, 1st John, First John

2 John

2 John, 2 Jn, II Jn, 2Jn, II Jo, 2Jo, II Joh, 2Joh, II Jhn, 2 Jhn, 2Jhn, 2 J, 2J, II John, 2John, 2nd John, Second John

3 John

3 John, 3 Jn, III Jn, 3Jn, III Jo, 3Jo, III Joh, 3Joh, III Jhn, 3 Jhn, 3Jhn, 3 J, 3J, III John, 3John, 3rd John, Third John

Jude

Jude, Jud, Jd

Revelation

Rev, Re, The Revelation

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