Uncial 0140

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Uncial 0140
New Testament manuscript
Text Acts of the Apostles 5 †
Date 10th century
Script Greek
Found Sinai, A. S. Lewis
Now at Saint Catherine's Monastery
Size 14.5 cm x 12 cm
Type mixed
Category III

Uncial 0140 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), is a Greek uncial manuscript of the New Testament, dated paleographically to the 10th century.[1]


The codex contains a small part of the Acts of the Apostles 5:34-38, on one parchment leaf (14.5 cm by 12 cm). It is written in one column per page, 18 lines per page, in uncial letters.[1]

The Greek text of this codex is a representative of the mixed text-type. Aland placed it in Category III.[1]

Currently it is dated by the INTF to the 10th century.[2]

The codex now is located in Saint Catherine's Monastery (Sinai Harris App. 41).[1]

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  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. 122. ISBN 978-0-8028-4098-1. 
  2. ^ "Liste Handschriften". Münster: Institute for New Testament Textual Research. Retrieved 21 April 2011. 

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