Scriptorium tag: V
 1. (En) allow place, give opportunity
(Fr) donner lieu, donner l'opportunité
(De) Platz machen, Gelegenheit geben
Bibliography: CD 155a?; KoptHWb 85?; ChLCS 24a?
cf. ⲕⲱ place, appoint, set down, make
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ⲏ ⲉⲣⲱⲧⲛ ϩⲙⲡⲧⲣⲉⲧⲛⲕⲁⲙⲁ ⲛⲁϥ ⲛϩⲏⲧⲧⲏⲩⲧⲛ · Or you (the congregation), in your leaving room for him inside yourselves. To Aphthonia (urn:cts:copticLit:besa.aphthonia.monbba)
  • ⲱ ⲧⲉⲧⲛⲣⲱϣⲉ ⲛⲧⲱⲧⲛ ⲛⲉⲧⲕⲁⲙⲁ ⲙⲡⲥⲁⲧⲁⲛⲁⲥ ⲉⲧⲣⲉϥⲉⲓ ⲉϩⲟⲩⲛ Oh you guilty on your part who allow Satan to come in, To Thieving Nuns (urn:cts:copticLit:besa.thieving.monbba)
  • ⲧϩⲏⲇⲟⲛⲏ ⲇⲉ ⲛⲧⲟⲥ ⲡⲣⲱⲙⲉ ⲉⲧⲛⲁⲕⲁⲙⲁ ⲛⲁⲥ ⲛϩⲏⲧϥ ⲙⲉⲥⲗⲟ ⲉⲥⲡⲁⲧⲁⲥⲥⲉ ⲙⲙⲟϥ ⲙⲙⲏⲛⲉ ϣⲁⲛⲧⲉⲥⲧⲁⲕⲟϥ ⲛⲥⲁⲩⲝⲁⲛⲉ ⲛϩⲏⲧϥ · On the other hand, the lust to which a man giveth place in himself never ceaseth to crush him all day and every day, and it increaseth in him until it destroyeth him. Encomium on Demetrius Archbishop of Alexandria part 1 (urn:cts:copticLit:psflavianus.encomium.budge:1-23)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C1774 (ⲕⲁⲙⲁ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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