[From J. J. Kneen - Personal Names, 1937]


AFM. Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters. Dublin, 1851.
Bardsley. English Surnames. London, 1901.
B.-Gould. Family Names and their Story. London, 1910.
BH. Bridge House (Castletown, Mann) Collection (Manx Museum).
Blundell. Blundell's History of the Isle of Man (Manx Society).
Bowman. The Story of Surnames. W. D. Bowman, London, 1931.
CarvB. Manx Carval (Carol) Book (MS. in Manx Museum).
Chamber. Chamber's Twentieth Century English Dictionary.
Chart.R. Charter Rolls 1199-1326.
Chaucer. Globe Ed.
City B. Letter Books A-F City of London, 1275-1377.
CLB. City Letter Book (London).
Cleasby. Cleasby and Vigfusson's Icelandic-English Dictionary. Oxford, 1874.
CloseR. Close Rolls 1205-1337
CM. Chronicon Manniae et Insularum (British Museum).
CMDO. Cartae Miscellanię (Duchy Office).
CMSS. Cottonian MSS.
Cotgrave. A Dictionarie of the French and English Tongues.. London, 1611.
CPR. Calendar of Papal Registers.
CRA. Chronicon Regum Anglię.
CRBPM. Castle Rushen Book of Pension Money (Manx Museum).
Cregeen. Cregeen's Manx Dictionary, 2nd ed. Douglas, 1910.
CRM. Court Rolls (Mann) 1417-18.
CRP. Castle Rushen Papers (Manx Museum).
CSP. Calendar of State Papers (Record Office, London).
DB. Domesday Book.
DCB. Diocesan Commission Book (Mann).
DMSS. Dodd's MSS.
EP. Ellesmere Papers. Henry E. Huntington Library, San Marino, California, U.S.A.
FA. Formulare Anglicanum.
FAC. Furness Abbey Cartulary.
FD. The Froudes or Frowdes of Devon, by the Rev. R. E. Hooppell, M.A., LL.D., D.C.L. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association, 1892.
FFMSS. Flateyan and Frisian MSS.
FR. Fine Roll 1199-2332.
HC. Harleian Chart.
Henderson. The Norse Influence on Celtic Scotland. Glasgow, 1910.
HMSS. Harl. MSS.
Hogan. Hogan's Onomasticon Goedelicum. Dublin, zgio.
HR. Hundred Rolls.
IO. Ingates and Outgates (Manx Record Office).
JIM. Inquisitiones post mortem sive Escętę 1216-2336.
IR. Issue Roll.
Johnston. Place Names of Scotland, James B. Johnston, 3rd ed.
Kelly. Manx-English, English-Manx Dictionary (Manx Society).
KG. Grammar of the Manx Language. J. J. Kneen. Oxford, 1931.
KMC. Manx Crosses. P. M. C. Kermode. London, 1907.
KPN. Place Names of the Isle of Man. J. J. Kneen. Meyer, Douglas, 1931.
LA. Libri Assed. (from 1511 onward) (Manx Record Office).
LADP. Lettere ad Dom. Pap. Lanc. Inq. 1310-33.
LBS. Libri Bangor et Sabal (Manx Record Office).
LE. Libri Episcop. (Manx Record Office).
Lib.R. Rotuli de Liberate ac de Misis et Pręstitis, regnante Johanne, 1199-1216.
LJ. Liber Juramentorum (Manx Rolls Office).
LM. Libri Monast. (Manx Record Office).
LNB. Landnamabok.
LP. The Liverpool Privateers, by Gower Williams.
L.Plit. Liber Plit. (Manx Rolls Office).
LS. Libri Scacc. (Manx Rolls Office).
LV. Libri Vastorum (Manx Record Office).
MA. List of Manx Antiquities, by P. M. C. Kermode, M.A., published by NHAS., 1930.
Marstrander. Dr. J. S. Marstrander, Oslo University.
Maxwell. Place Names of Galloway. Sir Herbert Maxwell, 2nd ed.
MB. Manx Ballads. A. W. Moore. Douglas, 1896.
MD. Martyrology of Donegal. Dublin, 1864.
MI. Monumental Inscriptions (Manx Society).
MM. Manx Miscellanies (Manx Society).
Moore. Manx Names. A. W. Moore. 2nd ed., London, 19o6.
M.Soc. Manx Society (now defunct).
MW. Manx Worthies. A. W. Moore. Douglas, 1901.
NED. New English Dictionary.
NHAS. Isle of Man Natural History and Antiquarian Society, founded 1879.
NSS. North Side Sales (Manx Record Office).
NTS. Norsk Tidsskrift for Sprogvidenskap, Oslo.
O'Brien. O'Brien's Irish-English Dictionary. Dublin, 1832.
O'Donovan. The Works of John O'Donovan, 1841-62.
Oliver. Oliver's Monumenta, in 3 vols. (Manx Society).
PAS. Proceedings of the Isle of Man Natural History and Antiquarian Society.
Pat.R. Patent Rolls (1202-1338).
PCA. Peel Castle Accounts (Manx Museum).
Phillips. Common Prayer. Bp. Phillips' translation of the Common Prayer and Psalms into Manx (Manx Society, 1895).
Pleas. Abbreviatio Placitorum, Rich. I-Ed. II, 1189-1327.
PR. Manx Parochial Registers (Manx Record Office).
RA. Archdeacon's Registry (Manx Registry Office).
REE. Reg. de Eccles. Ebor.
Reg.Cn. Registers of S. Mary's, Castletown (Manx Rolls Office).
Reg.Ds. Registers of S. Matthew's, Douglas (Manx Rolls Office).
Reg.HC. Register of Holm Cultram Abbey (Grainger & Collingwood).
Reg.Lh.Cumb. Registers of Lamplugh Parish Church, Cumberland.
Reg.Ry. Registers of S. Mary's, Ballure, and S. Paul's, Ramsey (Manx Rolls Office).
Reg.SB. Registers of S. Bees (Surtees Society).
Reg.SG. Registers of S. George's, Douglas (Manx Rolls Office).
Reg.SM. Registers of S. Mark's, Malew (Manx Rolls Office).
RLC. Rotuli Litterarum Patentium.
RMF. Orderly Book of the Royal Manx Fencibles (Manx Museum).
RMSRS. Registrum Magni Sigilli Regum Scotorum, Rot. iv.
ROCS. Rotulorum Originalium in Curia Scacarii.
RP. Rotulorum Patentium.
R.Par. Rotuli Parliamentorum.
RPCCH. Rotulorum Patentium et Clausarum Cancellarię Hibernię.
RS. Rotuli Scotię.
RWA. Archdeaconry Registry of Wills (Manx Record Office).
RWE. Episcopacy Registry of Wills (Manx Record Office).
SL. Statute Laws of the Isle of Man, Mills, 1852.
SLM. Stanley, Legislation of Mann (Manx Society, vol. iii).
SSS. South Side Sales (Manx Record Office).
TRSL. Transactions of the Royal Society of Literature.
Weekley. Surnames. Ernest Weekley, M.A. London, 1916.
Woulfe. Stomnue Saeteat it SAtt. The Rev. Patrick Woulfe. Dublin, 1923.
WW. Watch and Ward (Manx Museum).
YS. Yslinga Saga, A.D. 1240.


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