General Abbreviations I-VI
(291 words)

app.

appendix

approx.

approximately

Arab.

Arabic

arch.

archeological

Ardh. 

Ardhamagadhi

Ass.

Assamese

astr.

astronomical

Aves.

Avestan

b.

born

Bah. 

Bahasa Indonesia

Bal.

Balinese

BCE

before the Common Era

Beng. 

Bengali

bot.

botanical

Braj. 

Brajbhasha

Burm. 

Burmese

c.

circa

CE

Common Era

cent./cents.

century/centuries

ch./chs.

chapter/chapters

Chn.

Chinese

cit.

cited by

comm.

commentary

crit. ed.

critical edition

d.

died

dir.

director

diss.

dissertation

Drav. 

Dravidian

ed./eds.

editor, edited by/editors

ET

English translation

et al.

and others

etym.

etymology

f./ff.…

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not-specified, “General Abbreviations I-VI”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 27 April 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-5019_beh_SIM_000312>
First published online: 1899



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