Codex Sangermanensis II

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The Codex Sangermanensis II, designated by g2 or 29 (in Beuron system[1]), is a 10th-century Latin manuscript of the New Testament. The text, written on vellum, is a version of the Latin.[2]


The manuscript contains text of the four Gospels on 166 parchment leaves (21.5 x 14 cm).[3]

The Latin text of the Gospels is a mixed of Old Latin and Vulgate.[4]


It was examined by Samuel Berger, Paul Sabatier, and John Wordsworth. Sabatier published its text.[2] Currently it is housed at the National Library of France (fond lat. 13169) in Paris.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Roger Gryson, Altlateinische Handschriften / Manuscripts Vieux Latins, 2 Vol. (Vetus Latina. Die Reste der Altlateinischen Bibel 1,2a–b), Herder : Freiburg 1999; 2004
  2. ^ a b c Metzger, Bruce M. (1977). The Early Versions of the New Testament. London: Oxford University Press. p. 298. ISBN 0-19-826170-5.
  3. ^ Gregory, Caspar René (1902). Textkritik des Neuen Testaments. Vol. 2. Leipzig: Hinrichs. p. 604. ISBN 1-4021-6347-9.
  4. ^ Scrivener, Frederick Henry Ambrose; Edward Miller (1894). A Plain Introduction to the Criticism of the New Testament. Vol. 2 (4 ed.). London: George Bell & Sons. p. 47.

Further reading[edit]

  • Samuel Berger: Histoire de la Vulgate pendant les premiers siècles du Moyen Age. Paris: 1893, p. 48.