Abbreviation -bis

Steve Lovullo SLovullo at
Thu Jan 9 12:01:40 EST 2003

> -----Original Message-----
> From: waldo slusher [mailto:waldoslusher at]
> Sent: Thursday, January 09, 2003 10:54 AM
> To: Biblical Greek
> Subject: [b-greek] Abbreviation -bis
> I see this abbrev. used next to a particular verse
> being referenced by a writer. Like Rev. 4:11bis. The
> -bis is in italics. It is used for both NT and OT
> quotes.
> What is -bis?

Waldo, it means that whatever the author is calling attention to is found
twice in that verse.

Steven Lo Vullo  

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