Abbreviations

The Holy Bible

Old Testament

Gen.Genesis
Ex.Exodus
Lev.Leviticus
Num.Numbers
Deut.Deuteronomy
Josh.Joshua
Judg.Judges
RuthRuth
1 Sam.1 Samuel
2 Sam.2 Samuel
1 Kgs.1 Kings
2 Kgs.2 Kings
1 Chr.1 Chronicles
2 Chr.2 Chronicles
EzraEzra
Neh.Nehemiah
Esth.Esther
JobJob
Ps.Psalms
Prov.Proverbs
Eccl.Ecclesiastes
SongSong of Solomon
Isa.Isaiah
Jer.Jeremiah
Lam.Lamentations
Ezek.Ezekiel
Dan.Daniel
HoseaHosea
JoelJoel
AmosAmos
Obad.Obadiah
JonahJonah
MicahMicah
NahumNahum
Hab.Habakkuk
Zeph.Zephaniah
Hag.Haggai
Zech.Zechariah
Mal.Malachi

New Testament

Matt.Matthew
MarkMark
LukeLuke
JohnJohn
ActsActs
Rom.Romans
1 Cor.1 Corinthians
2 Cor.2 Corinthians
Gal.Galatians
Eph.Ephesians
Philip.Philippians
Col.Colossians
1 Thes.1 Thessalonians
2 Thes.2 Thessalonians
1 Tim.1 Timothy
2 Tim.2 Timothy
TitusTitus
Philem.Philemon
Heb.Hebrews
JamesJames
1 Pet.1 Peter
2 Pet.2 Peter
1 Jn.1 John
2 Jn.2 John
3 Jn.3 John
JudeJude
Rev.Revelation

Italics in biblical text. Following the traditional format, italics in Bible verses indicate words that are not found in the original text (Hebrew, Aramaic, or Greek) but have been added for clarification in the translation.

Book of Mormon

1 Ne.1 Nephi
2 Ne.2 Nephi
JacobJacob
EnosEnos
JaromJarom
OmniOmni
W of MWords of Mormon
MosiahMosiah
AlmaAlma
Hel.Helaman
3 Ne.3 Nephi
4 Ne.4 Nephi
Morm.Mormon
EtherEther
Moro.Moroni

Doctrine and Covenants

D&CDoctrine and Covenants
ODOfficial Declaration

Pearl of Great Price

MosesMoses
Abr.Abraham
JS—MJoseph Smith—Matthew
JS—HJoseph Smith—History
A of FArticles of Faith

Other Abbreviations and Explanations

JSTJoseph Smith Translation
TGTopical Guide
BDBible Dictionary
ITIndex to the Triple Combination
GSGuide to the Scriptures
HEBAn alternate translation from the Hebrew
GRAn alternate translation from the Greek
IEAn explanation of idioms and difficult wording
ORAlternate words that clarify the meaning of an archaic expression
HCHistory of the Church