Papyrus 92

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Papyrus 92
New Testament manuscript
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NameP. Narmuthis 69.39a/229a
TextEphesians 1:11-13,19-21
2 Thessalonians 1:4-5,11-12
Datec. 300
FoundFaiyum, Egypt
Now atEgyptian Museum,
Cairo, Egypt
CiteClaudio Gallazzi, Frammenti di un codice con le Epistole de Paolo, ZPE 46 (1982), pp. 117–122
Size14.5 by 21.5 cm
TypeAlexandrian 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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