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Common Abbreviations for Books of the Bible -- Turabian

Turabian Manual

Citing the Bible using Turabian

Citing the Bible in your paper? Need to abbreviate a book of the Bible?

Turabian provides a list of Traditional and Shorter abbreviations for the books of the Old Testament/Jewish Bible, Apocrypha, and New Testament¹. Click below to see the list of abbreviations for each section of the Bible:


¹Information taken from A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, 9th ed., 2018, section 24.6.1-4.