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Abbreviations and Symbols
Abbreviations
abd
abdicated
ann
annulled
att
attained
bapt
baptised
bef
before
cr
created
d.y., y
died young
dep
deposed
depr
deprived
div
divorced
dism
dismissed
dsp
died without issue
dvp
died in father's lifetime
ext
extinct
forf
forfeited
inv
invested
k
killed
m
murdered
N
name or surname unknown
NNF
name unknown - female
NNM
name unknown - male
NSI
no issue surviving beyond infancy
ren
renounced
res
resigned
rev
revoked
s
suicide
sp
(appearing after †) died without issue
tit
titular
tr
translated to another see
u.
und
x
slain in battle
y
died young, usually, in infancy or early childhood
Symbols
*
born
~
baptised
died
executed
>
on or after
<
on or before
buried
§
event occurred by year shown
half-siblings
=
married

no issue
uncertain if married
concubine
divorce, annulment
-
non-marital relationship
uncertain if a relationship existed
unknown relationship type
҂
died unmarried
¦
uncertain parentage
Θ
link to person within the same chart
joint ruler
ѧ
abdicated, resigned

deposed, deprived, confiscated, attained

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Title Abbreviations
Abp
archbishop
Abs
Abbess
Abt
Abbot
AD
archduke, erzherzog; archduchess, erzherzogin
AG
altgraf, altgrave; altgräfin, altgravine
Arch
archon
Azn
B
baron, barone, barón, baran, báró
Bart
baronet
Bgf
burggraf, burgrave; burggräfin, burgravine
Bgfn
burggräfin, burgravine
Bl
blessed
Bp
bishop
Bss
baroness, baronesse, baronne, baronessa, baronesa
C
count, comte, conte, conde
Card
cardinal priest
Cardinal-B
cardinal bishop
Cardinal-D
cardinald deacon
Cav
cavaliere
Chanc
chancellor
Chev
chevalier
Chf
chief
Cons
consort
Cos
consul
CPal
count palatine
CPr
crown Prince
CPss
crown Princess
Css
countess, comtesse, contessa, condesa
Csig
consignore
D
duke, duc, duca, duque
Des
despot
Dict
dictator
Dg
doge
Dm
dame
dn
don
dna
donna, doña
Dph
dauphin
Dss
duchess, duchesse, duchessa, duquesa
E
earl
Edl
edle, edler
Ehr
erbherr
El
elector, kurfürst
Eldmn
ealdorman
Em
emir, amir
Emp
emperor
Emps
empress
Erbp
erbprinz
Esq
esquire
Ffr
freifrau
Fgf
freigraf
Fgfn
freigräfin
Fhr
freiherr
Fr
frau
Frn
freiin
Fst
fürst
Fstn
fürstin
GD, GHzg
grand duke; grand duchess, Großherzog
Gen
general
Gf
graf
Gfn
gräfin
 gt
gennant
GVoiv
grand voivode
Her
hereditary
Hon
honourable
Hr
herr
HRE
holy roman emperor
HRH
his, her royal highness
Hzg
herzog
Hzn
herzogin
Inf
infante, infanta
Jhr, Jkvr
jonkheer, jonkvrouw
Jrl
jarl
K
king
Kh
khan
L
lord
Ld
laird
Lg
landgraf, landgrave; landgräfin, landgravine
Ly
lady
M
marquess, marquis, marchese, marqués
Mg
markgraf, margrave; markgräfin, margravine
Mhrja
maharaja
Mz
mirza
Mlla
madamigella
Mlle
madamoiselle
Mme
madame
Mss
marchioness, marquise, marchesa, marquesa
Mstr
master
Nob
noble
Nwb
nawab
P
prince, prince, principe, principe, prinz
Pal
palatine
Pgf
pfalzgraf
Pgfn
pfalzgräfin
Ph
pharaoh
PM
prime minister
Pod
podestà
Pres
president
Pss
princess, princesse, principessa, principesa, prinzessin
Q
queen
QM
queen mother
Rsgf
reichsgraf
Rfhr
reichsfreiherr
Rhgf
rheingraf
Rhgfn
rheingräfin
Rl
ruler
Rr
ritter
Schk
schenk
Sh
shah
Shk
sheik, shaikh
Shka
sheika, shaika
Sn
signore, seigneur, señor
Sna
signora, señora
Sr
sire
SR
sri rani
St
saint
Sul
sultan
Tav
Tsrn
tsarina, czarina
V
viscount, vicomte, visconte, visconde
Voiv
voivode
Vss
viscountess, vicomtesse, viscontessa, viscondesa
W-u.R
wild- und Rheingraf, Rheingräfin
Country and Territory Abbreviations
ENG
England
GBR
Great Britain
HRE
Holy Roman Empire
SCO
Scotland
UK
United Kingdom



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