List of Abbreviations and translation of Dutch terms occurring in the Selyns day-book:
en syn h. }
en syn huysv. } en syne huysvrouw and his (house) wife
en syn huysvr. }
h. v. } housvrouw van (house) wife of
w. v. }
wed. v. } weuwe van widow of
de Hr. } de Heer Sir or Mr.
Juffr. } Juffrou, Lady or Mrs.
* In the original MS. abbreviations in the names are indicated with the mark — above the last letter of the abbreviated name; this extract indicates them with a . mark. In this list they only occur in male forms of patronymics; for instance: Jansz (Jansz.), or Jansze (Jansze.), stands for: Janszen.