Titles and Abbreviations for Shakespeare's plays

Listed in Paul Brewester's Paper

Games and Sports in Sharkespeare


Abbreviation--Play Title
All's W   All's Well That Ends Well
Antony   Antony and Cleopatra
AYL   As You Like It
Caesar   Julius Caesar
Cor.   Coriolanus
Cym.   Cymbeline
Dream   A Midsummer Night's Dream
Errors   The Comedy of Errors
Ham.   Hamlet
1 H IV   King Henry IV Part 1
2 H IV   King Henry IV Part 2
H V   King Henry V
1 H VI   King Henry VI Part 1
2 H VI   King Henry VI Part 2
3 H VI   King Henry VI Part 3
H VIII   King Henry VIII
John   King John
LLL   Love's Labour's Lost
Lear   Tragedy of King Lear
Mac.   Tragedy of Macabeth
Meas.   Measure for Measure
Merch.   The Merchant of Venice
Much   Much Ado About Nothing
Othello   Othello, Moor of Venice
Per.   Pericles, Prince of Tyre
R II   King Richard II
R III   King Richard III
Romeo   Tragedy of Remeo and Juliet
Shrew   The Taming of the Shrew
Temp.   The Tempist
TGV   Two Gentlemen of Verona
Tit.   Titus Andronicus
TNK   Two Noble Kinsmen
Troi.   Troilus and Cressida
Twel.   Twelfth Night
Venus   Venus and Adonis
Wives   The Merry Wives of Windsor
WT   The Winter's Tale

Last update August 25, 2010