GENEALOGY GLOSSARY
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[en] Abbreviations: [no] Forkortelser:

S.T. = [la] Salvo titulo [no] Titler utelatt, høflighetsformel til
     unnskyldning for utelatelse av titlene.
S.T. = [la] Salvo titulo [en] Titles omitted

Titles:

[en] Mr.  [de] Herr [no] hr.
[en] Mrs. [de] Frau [no] fru
[en] Miss [de] Fraülein  [no] frøken

Some German abbreviations:

[de] Bez.(Bezirk)   [en] district
[de] d.a.(der alte) [en] the older [no] d.e. (den eldre)
[de] d.j.(der junge)     [en] the younger    [no] d.y. (den yngre)
[de] D. (Dienerin)  [en] domestic maid  [no] hustjener
[de] E. (Ehefrau)   [en] wife [no] hustru
[de] err.(errechnet)     [en] calculated
[de] Ev.(Evangelisch)    [en] Evangelical
[de] geb.(geboren)  [en] born
[de] gest.(gestorben)    [en] died
[de] get.(getauft)  [en] christened     [no] døpt
[de] J. (Junge)     [en] boy  [no] dreng
[de] K.B.(Kirchenbuch)   [en] church book    [no] kirkebok
[de] K. (Knecht)    [en] servant, farm hand  [no] tjener, dreng
[de] Kath.(Katholisch)   [en] Catholic
[de] Kr.(kreis)     [en] county, district
[de] Luth.(Lutheranisch) [en] Lutheran
[de] S. (Sohn) [en] son  [no] sønn
[de] S.d.(Sohn des) [en] son of
[de] S.v.(Sohn von) [en] son of
[de] StS. (Stiefsohn)    [en] stepson   [no] stesønn
[de] T. (Tochter)   [en] daughter  [no] datter
[de] T.d.(Tochter des)   [en] daughter of
[de] T.v.(Tochter von)   [en] daughter of
[de] u.d.(und der)  [en] and the
[de] verh.(verheirated)  [en] married   [no] gift
[de] Wwe.(Witwe)    [en] widow     [no] enke
[de] Wwer.(Witwer)  [en] widower   [no] enkemann

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<B>Genealogische Zeichen ¦ German Genealogical Symbols ¦ Genelalogiske symboler</B>

[symb] *  [de] geboren   [en] born [no] født
[symb] (*)     [de] aussereheliche Geburt
[symb] (*)     [en] born illegitimately [no] uektefødt
[symb] +* [de] Totgeburt [en] stillborn [no] dødfødt
[symb] ~  [de] getauft   [en] baptised  [no] døpt
[symb] o  [de] verlobt   [en] engaged   [no] forlovet
[symb] oo [de] verheiratet    [en] married   [no] gift
[symb] o¦o     [de] geschieden     [en] divorced  [no] skilt
[symb] o-o     [de] uneheliche Verbindung
[symb] o-o     [en] illegitimate union  [no] utenomekteskapelig
[symb] +  [de] gestorben [en] died [no] død
[symb] [] [de] begraben  [en] buried    [no] begravet
[symb] +X [de] gestorben durch Kriegswunden
[symb] +X [en] died from battle wounds 
[symb] +X [no] død som følge av kampsår
[symb] X  [de] gestorben in Schlacht
[symb] X  [en] died in battle [no] død på slagmarken
[symb] ++ [de] diese Linie ausgestorben
[symb] ++ [en] this line extinct   [no] utdødd linje



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