Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1300-1541: Volume 11, the Welsh Dioceses (Bangor, Llandaff, St Asaph, St Davids). Originally published by Institute of Historical Research, London, 1965.

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'Abbreviations', in Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1300-1541: Volume 11, the Welsh Dioceses (Bangor, Llandaff, St Asaph, St Davids), (London, 1965) pp. xiii. British History Online [accessed 19 April 2024]


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

abp. archbishop
Add. Additional
adm. admission, admit, admitted
archdcn. archdeacon archdcnry archdeaconry
B.A. bachelor of arts
B.C.L. bachelor of civil law
B.Cn.L. bachelor of canon law
B.M. bachelor of medicine
B.Th. bachelor of theology
bp. bishop
bpc. bishopric
Brit. Mus. British Museum
c. circa
can. canon
card. cardinal
cath. cathedral
certif. certificate
ch. church
chap. chapel
chapt. chapter
coll. collation, collated
colleg. collegiate
conf. confirmation, confirmed
cons. consecration, consecrated
d. death, died
D.C.L. doctor of civil law
depriv. deprived
dioc. diocese
dn. dean
ed. edition, edited by
el. election, elect, elected
exch. exchange, exchanged
f. folio
gr. grant, granted
judgt. judgment
k. king
Lamb. Lambeth
libr. library
lic. licence
lic. alibi cons. licence alibi consecrari
Lic. C.L. licentiate of civil law
lic. el. licence to elect
M. magister, master
mand. mandate
mand. adm. mandate to admit
n.d. no date
Nat. national
O.Can.S.A. order of Augustinian canons
O.Carm. order of Carmelites
O.Carth. order of Carthusians
O.Cist. order of Cistercians
O.Clun. order of Cluniacs
O.F.M. order of Friars Minor
O.F.S.A. order of Friars of St Augustine- Austin Friars
O.Gilb. order of Gilbertines
O.P. order of Preachers
O.Prem. order of Premonstratensian canons
O.S.B. order of St Benedict
occ. occurrence, occurs
P.R.O. Public Record Office
pr. priest
preb. prebendary, prebend
prov. provision, provided
R.S. Rolls Series
ratif. ratified
reg. register
res. resignation, resigned
reservn. reservation
s.d. same day
Salis. Salisbury
Sch.C.L. scholar of civil law
spir. spiritualities
temps. temporalities
trans. translation, translated
vac. vacancy, vacant, vacated