Danish | Phrases - Academic | Abbreviations

Abbreviations - Academic Abbreviations

app. (appendix)
bilag
Used when there are relevant files added to the work
approx. (approximately)
ca. (cirka)
Used when quantity is unknown
bibliog. (bibliography)
bibliografi
List of sources used
ca. (circa)
ca. (cirka)
Used when estimating a quantity
ch. (chapter)
afsnit
A defined section of the work
col. (column)
kolonne
The vertical part of a table
diss. (dissertation)
afhandling
A complete work on a specific subject
ed. (edited by)
redigeret af
Used when the work has been altered by a third party
e.g. (exempli gratia)
f.eks. (for eksempel)
Used when giving an example
esp. (especially)
især
Used when trying to define something more clearly
etc. (et cetera)
osv. (og så videre)
Used when stating an infinite list, literally meaning 'and so forth'
fig. (figure)
fig. (figur)
A diagram that accompanies part of the work
i.e. (id est)
dvs. (det vil sige)
Used when developing an idea, literally meaning 'therefore' or 'that is'
incl. (including)
inkl. (inklusive)
Used when adding something to a list
N.B. (nota bene)
NB (notabene)
Used when a person is required to take note of something important
p. (page)
side
Each individual side of paper in a manuscript
pp. (pages)
s. (sider)
Several sides of paper in a manuscript
pref. (preface)
indledning
A short paragraph that provides a background to a study
pub. (published by)
udgivet af
Used to name the person who has published the work
rev. (revised by)
revideret af
Used when the work has been altered slightly by someone to make it more relevant to the current audience
rpt. (reprint)
genoptryk
Used when the work is not an original, but a direct copy
trans. (translated by)
oversat af
Used when the work has been translated into another language
vol. (volume)
bind
Indicates a specific volume or section of work