Uncial 099

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Uncial 099
New Testament manuscript
Text Gospel of Mark 16 †
Date 7th-century
Script Greek
Now at Bibliothèque nationale de France
Size 32. x 26 cm
Type mixed
Category III

Uncial 099 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), ε 47 (Soden);[1] is a Greek uncial manuscript of the New Testament, assigned paleographically to the 7th-century.[2]


The codex contains a small part of the Gospel of Mark 16:6-8; shorter ending; 16:9-18, on one thick parchment leaf (32 by 26 cm). The text is written in two columns per page, 32 lines per page, in large uncial letters.[2][3]

It has two endings to the Gospel of Mark (as in codices Ψ 0112 274mg 579 Lectionary 1602).[4]

The Greek text of this codex is mixed. Kurt Aland placed it in Category III.[2]

In Mark 16:14 it reads εγηγερμενον along with C3 D K L W Θ Π Ψ 099 700 1010 2174 Byz Lect.[5]

Currently it is dated by the INTF to the 7th-century.[2][6]

The codex is located now at the Bibliothèque nationale de France (Copt. 129,8), in Paris.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Gregory, Caspar René (1908). Die griechischen Handschriften des Neuen Testament. Leipzig: J. C. Hinrichs'sche Buchhandlung. p. 40. 
  2. ^ a b c d e 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. 121. ISBN 978-0-8028-4098-1. 
  3. ^ Gregory, Caspar René (1900). Textkritik des Neuen Testaments. 1. Leipzig: Hinrichs. p. 70. 
  4. ^ Bruce M. Metzger, Bart D. Ehrman, "The Text of the New Testament: Its Transmission, Corruption and Restoration", Oxford University Press, Oxford 2005, p. 77.
  5. ^ UBS3, p. 197.
  6. ^ "Liste Handschriften". Münster: Institute for New Testament Textual Research. Retrieved 21 April 2011. 

Further reading[edit]

  • E. Amélineau, Notice des manuscrits coptes de la Bibliothèque Nationale (Paris: 1895), pp. 402–404.
  • C. R. Gregory, Textkritik des Neuen Testamentes III (Leipzig: 1909), pp. 70–71.