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'Abbreviations', Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1300-1541: volume 5: St Paul's, London (1963), pp. X. URL: Date accessed: 27 November 2014.


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The following abbreviations are given in lower case or in capitals as required

abp. archbushop
adm. admission, admit, admitted
archdcn. archdeacon
archdcn. archdeaconry
B.C.L. bachelor of civil law
B.Cn.L. bachelor of canon law
B.M. bachelor of medicine
B.Mus. bachelor of music
B.Th. bachelor of theology
bp. bishop
c. circa
can. canon
card. cardinal
ch. church
chanc. chancellor
chap. chapel
chapt. chapter
coll. collation, collated
colleg. collegiate
comm. commission
conf. confirmation, confirmed
cons. consecration, consecrated
ct. court
d. death, died
d. and c. dean and chapter
D.C.L. doctor of civil law
den. deacon
depriv. deprived
ed. edition, edited by
el. election, elect, elected
exch. exchange, exchanged
excomm. excommunication, excommunicated
expect. expectation, expectative, provision of a canonry of St Paul's with expectation of a prebend
f. folio
gr. grant, granted
Inc. C.L. inceptor in civil law
instal. installation, installed
k. king
Lamb. Lambeth
lic. licence
lic.alibi cons. licence alibi consecrari
Lic. C.L. licentiate in civil law
lic. el. licence to elect
M. magister
mand. mandate
mand. adm. mandate to admit
n.d. no date
O.F.M. order of Friars Minor
O.S.B. order of St Benedict
occ. occurrence, occurs
pr. priest
preb. prebendary, prebend
prohibn. prohibition
prov. provision, provided
R.S. Rolls Series
ratif. ratified
reg. register
res. resignation, resigned
reservn. reservation
s.d. same day
Salis. Salisbury
Sch. Th. scholar of theology
spir. spiritualities
temps. temporalities
trans. translation, translated
treas. treasurer
vac. vacancy, vacant, vacated