Uncial 0238

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Uncial 0238
New Testament manuscript
Text John 7:10-12
Date 8th century
Script Greek-Coptic diglot
Now at Austrian National Library
Size 9.5 x 7 cm
Type mixed
Category III

Uncial 0238 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), is a Greek-Coptic uncial manuscript of the New Testament. Paleographically it has been assigned to the 8th century.


The codex contains a small part of the Gospel of John 7:10-12, on one parchment leaf (9.5 cm by 7 cm). Written in one column per page, 10 lines per page, in uncial letters.[1]

Currently it is dated by the INTF to the 8th century.[1][2]

The manuscript was added to the list of the New Testament manuscripts by Kurt Aland in 1954.[3]


The Greek text of this codex is mixed. Aland placed it in Category III.[1]


Currently the codex is housed at the Austrian National Library (Pap. K. 8668) in Vienna.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d Aland, Kurt; Aland, Barbara (1995). The Text of the New Testament: An Introduction to the Critical Editions and to the Theory and Practice of Modern Textual Criticism. Erroll F. Rhodes (trans.). Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company. p. 126. ISBN 978-0-8028-4098-1. 
  2. ^ "Liste Handschriften". Münster: Institute for New Testament Textual Research. Retrieved 25 April 2011. 
  3. ^ Kurt Aland (1963). Kurzgefasste Liste der griechieschen Handschriften des Neuen Testaments. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter. p. 10. 

Further reading[edit]

  • W. Till, "Kleine Koptische Bibelfragmente", Biblica 20 (1939), p. 372.