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AH Anno Hegirae
app. appendix
approx. approximately
Arab. Arabic
Ass. Assamese
AU.  Akāl Ustat
Aves. Avestan
b. born
BCE before the Common Era
Beng. Bengali
BN.  Bacitar Nāṭak
bot. botanical
Braj. Brajbhasha
BS Bikramī Sammat
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
DG.  Dasam Granth
diss. dissertation
ed./eds. editor, edited by/editors
ET English translation
et al. and others
f. folio
f./ff. following page/following pages
fig. figure
fl.  floruit

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“Abbreviations”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Sikhism Online, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Gurinder Mann Singh, Kristina Myrvold, Eleanor Nesbitt. Consulted online on 21 February 2020 <>
First published online: 2017

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