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Uncial 0237

Uncial 0237 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), ε 014 (von Soden),[1] is a Greek-Coptic uncial manuscript of the New Testament. Paleographically it has been assigned to the 6th-century.


The codex contains two small parts of the Gospel of Matthew 15:12-15,17-19, on one parchment leaf (23 cm by 18 cm). The text is written in two columns per page, 23 lines per page, in uncial letters.[2]

It is a palimpsest.[3]

Currently it is dated by the INTF to the 6th-century.[2][4]


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


Probably it was found in Fayyum.[3][5]

The manuscript was examined by Karl Wessely, who published its text.[6] It was added to the list of New Testament manuscripts by C. R. Gregory, who classified it as lectionary 349.[1]

It was digitised by the INTF.[4]

Currently the codex is housed at the Austrian National Library (Pap. K. 8023) in Vienna.[2]

See also

Bible portal


Further reading

  • Karl Wessely, "Ein fayumisch-griechisches Evangelien-fragment", Wiener Studien 26 (Vienna, 1912), pp. 270–274.
  • Stanley E. Porter, New Testament Greek Papyri and Parchments, Vienna 2008, pp. 88–91. ISBN 978-3-11-020308-0

External links

  • – digitalized manuscript
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