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Abbreviations in the Portuguese Archives

By: Genie Milgrom
Director of Crypto Jewish Research

Description

Abbreviation

Abbreviation

Abbreviation

Portuguese

English

Dates

Ago

Ag10

Agosto

August

Dates

@

A~o ( de Cristo)

In the Year of Christ

Names

Ao

Anto

AntO

Antonio

Antonio

Vocabulary

Auda

Audiencia

Audience

Names

Azo

Azevedo

Azevedo

Vocabulary

Bispdo

Bispado

Bishop

Names

CA

Catarina

Catarina

Vocabulary

Carnto

Carneiro

Ram

Vocabulary

Cca

Carta

Letter

Vocabulary

Cida

Cidade

City

Vocabulary

Co

Com

With

Vocabulary

Credto

Credito

Credit

Vocabulary

D

Dom ou Dona

Owner

Vocabulary

Do

Dcco

Da

Dita/Dito

Said

Vocabulary

Dos

Domingos

Sundays

Vocabulary

Ds

Deus

God

Vocabulary

Ecclesica

Ecclesiastica

Relating to the Church

Vocabulary

Egla

Igreja

Church

Vocabulary

Engo

Engenho

Machine

Vocabulary

Fo

Fa

Filho/Filha

Son/Daughter

Vocabulary

Fcco

Feito

Done

Names

Ferra

Ferreira

Ferreira

Dates

Fevro

Fevereiro

February

Names

Fona

Fonseca

Fonseca

Names

Franca

Frca

Francisca

Francsica

Names

Franco

Frco

Francisco

Francisco

Vocabulary

Frega

Freguesia

Parish

Names

Frz

Fernandez

Fernandez

Names

Glz

Goncalvez

Gonzalvez/Gonzalez

Vocabulary

Hu/Hua

Um/Uma

An

Names

Igno

Ignacio

Ignacio

Vocabulary

Inqam

Inquisicao

Inquisition

Vocabulary

Inqdor

Inquisidor

Inquisitor

Vocabulary

Ir

Irmao

Brother

Names

Izel

Izabel

Isabel

Vocabulary

Jano

Janro

Janeiro

Janeiro

Names

Jhu

Jesus

Jesus

Vocabulary

Lxa

Lixa

Lisboa

Lisbon

Vocabulary

Lug

Lugar

Place

Names

Ma

Maria

Maria

Names

Mdes

Mendes

Mendez

Names

Mel

Manuel

Manuel

Names

Mon

Montr

Monteiro

Monteiro

Vocabulary

Mor

Mora

Morador

Dweller/Living at

Vocabulary

Mtas

Mto

Muitas/Muito

Many/Much

Vocabulary

Nal

Natural (de)

Born in/at

Vocabulary

Nascimto

Nascimento

Birth

Vocabulary

Negos

Negocios

Businesses

Vocabulary

Notro

Notario

Notary

Vocabulary

Offo

Officio

Office

Vocabulary

Orde

Ordem

Order

Dates

8bro

Octubre

October

Last Update: 11/05/2020   Avraham Groll
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