Scriptorium tag: N
Known entity types:  
 1. (En) worth, desert, fate
(Fr) mérite
(De) Würde, Verdienst, Schicksal
Bibliography: CD 179b?; KoptHWb 98?; ChLCS 26b?
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ⲉⲧⲣⲉⲩⲉⲓⲣⲉ ⲛⲧⲟⲩⲉⲓ ⲧⲟⲩⲉⲓ ⲙⲙⲱⲧⲛ ⲕⲁⲧⲁⲡⲉⲥⲙⲡϣⲁ · To have them done one by one by you according to their worth. To Thieving Nuns (urn:cts:copticLit:besa.thieving.monbba)
  • ⲁϥϫⲟⲟⲥ ⲛϭⲓⲟⲩϩⲗⲗⲟ · ϫⲉⲡⲉⲧⲟⲩⲧⲁⲓⲟ ⲙⲙⲟϥ ⲡⲁⲣⲁⲡⲉϥⲙⲡϣⲁ · ⲏ ⲉϥϣⲟⲩϣⲟⲩ ⲙⲙⲟϥ ⲉϫⲱϥ ϣⲁϥϯⲟⲥⲉ ⲧⲱⲛⲟⲩ A monk said, 'The one who is honored beyond his worth, or who boasts about himself will lose greatly. Apophthegmata Patrum Sahidic 130: N 300 (urn:cts:copticLit:ap.130.monbeg)
  • ⲙⲛϩⲉⲛϩⲩⲡⲁⲣⲭⲟⲛⲧⲁ ⲉⲛⲁϣⲱⲟⲩ · ⲉⲩⲟⲩⲱϣ ⲉⲙⲟⲟϣⲉ ⲕⲁⲧⲁⲡⲉⲙⲡϣⲁ ⲙⲡⲧⲱϩⲙ along with their numerous material possessions, because they wished to follow according to the worth of the calling, Abraham Our Father: ZH fragments 1a-d (urn:cts:copticLit:shenoute.abraham.monbzh:18-22)

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Note on Greek forms: Forms given are unnormalized, attested, and checked orthographies in the DDGLC corpus. The material from DDGLC is a work-in-progress, not a finished publication. This release is strictly preliminary.

Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C1987 (ⲙⲡϣⲁ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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