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One real challenge for the reader of documents is the frequent use of abbreviations. Words, including names and places especially, are often abbreviated in the documents. You may refer to the following list of common abbreviations for help in deciphering some of the abbreviations you come across.

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Ae Anne   
​Aden ​Adrien  
​Alexdr, Alexdre, Alexre ​Alexandre
Ant(n)e Antoine
Antette Antoinette
Augn Augustin  
Augin Augustin  

 

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Bapta Bautista
Bta Bautista  
​Bar.me ​Bartolomé
​Barth.me ​Bartolomé
​B.me ​Bartolomé
​Br.me ​Bartolomé  
​Bdo ​Bernardo
​Berbe ​Bernabé
​Berda ​Bernarda  
​Bernda ​Bernarda
​Berdo ​Bernardo
​Berndo ​Bernardo

 

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Cata Catalina  
Crismo Crisóstomo

 

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Dio Diego

   

  

Dom.a Dominga
Domo Domingo  
Dom¡~go Domingo  

 

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​Fern.do ​Fernando  
Flore~tina Florentina
Fran.ca Francisca   
Fran.co Francisco   
Frãnz.co Francisco  

 

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Greg.o Gregorio

 

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Herdo Hernando
​Hendo ​Hernando


 

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​Igo ​Ignacio


 

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​J.é ​José
​Joaq.n ​Joaquín
​J.n ​Juan  
​Ju.o ​Juan

  

  

  

 

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​Man.l ​Manuel

  

 

​​Man.la ​Manuela
​Marg.to ​Margarito
​Marñ ​Martin
​​Marn ​Martin
​Mig.l ​Miguel  
​Mnla ​Manuela
​Mtin ​Martin  
​Mrñ ​Martin

 

 

​Mtñ ​Martin

 

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Ph.e Felipe
P.o Pedro   

 

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R.o Rodrigo
Roq.e Roque
Ros.o Rosario

 

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Santgo Santiago
​Sebastiã Sebastián  
Sebn Sebastián  
Seg.do Segundo   

 

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​Vizte ​Vicente  
​Vte ​Vicente

 

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​Xobãl ​Cristóbal
​Xpbal ​Cristóbal
​Xpoual ​Cristóbal
​Xptoual ​Cristóbal

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