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'Abbreviations', Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1300-1541: volume 7: Chichester diocese (1964), pp. XII. URL: Date accessed: 26 November 2014.


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

abp. archbishop
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
c. circa
can. canon
card. cardinal
cath. cathedral
ch. church
chap. chapel
chapt. chapter
coll. collation, collated
colleg. collegiate
conf. confirmation, confirmed
cons. consecration, consecrated
ct. court
d. death, died
D.C.L. doctor of civil law
dcn. deacon
depriv. deprived
ed. edition, edited by
el. election, elect, elected
exch. exchange, exchanged
expect. expectative, provision of a canonry of Chichester with expectation of a prebend
f. folio
gr. grant, granted
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, master
M.A. master of arts
mand. mandate
mand. adm. mandate to admit
n.d. no date
O.Carm. order of Carmelites
O.F.M. order of Friars Minor
O.F.S.A. order of Augustinian Friars
O.P. order of Preachers
occ. occurrence, occurs
P.R.O. Public Record Office
pr. priest
preb. prebendary, prebend
pres. presentation, present, presented
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
vic. vicarage