Papyrus 92

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Papyrus 92
New Testament manuscript
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Name P. Narmuthis 69.39a/229a
Sign 92
Text Ephesians 1:11-13,19-21
2 Thessalonians 1:4-5,11-12
Date c. 300
Script Greek
Found Faiyum, Egypt
Now at

Egyptian Museum,

Cairo, Egypt
Cite Claudio Gallazzi, Frammenti di un codice con le Epistole de Paolo, ZPE 46 (1982), pp. 117–122
Size 14.5 by 21.5 cm
Type Alexandrian text-type

Papyrus 92 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), designated by 92, (PNarmuthis 69.39a/229a) is an early New Testament papyrus.[1]


The writing is in 27 lines per page.[2]

The Greek text of this codex is a representative of the Alexandrian text-type. 92 shows strong affinity with 46, Codex Sinaiticus, and Vaticanus.[3]

It is currently housed at the Egyptian Museum (Inv. 69,39a + 69,229a) in Cairo.[1][4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b 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. pp. 102, 159. ISBN 978-0-8028-4098-1. 
  2. ^ Comfort, Philip W.; David P. Barrett (2001). The Text of the Earliest New Testament Greek Manuscripts. Wheaton, Illinois: Tyndale House Publishers. p. 625. ISBN 978-0-8423-5265-9. 
  3. ^ Philip W. Comfort, Encountering the Manuscripts. An Introduction to New Testament Paleography & Textual Criticism, Nashville, Tennessee: Broadman & Holman Publishers, 2005, p. 74.
  4. ^ "Liste Handschriften". Münster: Institute for New Testament Textual Research. Retrieved 27 August 2011. 


Further reading[edit]

  • Claudio Gallazzi, Frammenti di un codice con le Epistole de Paolo, Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 46 (Bonn: 1982), pp. 117–122.

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