Scriptorium tag: N
 1. (En) offspring (of money), usury, interest
(Fr) intérêt d'argent, usure
(De) Vermehrung (von Geld), Wucher, Zinsen
Bibliography: CD 186a?; KoptHWb 101?; DELC ChLCS? 28a
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  • ⲛⲛⲉⲕⲕⲧⲉ ⲡⲉⲕⲥⲟⲛ) ⲟⲩⲙⲏⲥⲉ ⲛϩⲟⲙⲛⲧ ⲟⲩⲇⲉ ⲛⲃⲣⲁ ⲁⲩⲱ ⲟⲩⲙⲏⲥⲉ ⲛϩⲛⲁⲁⲩ ⲛⲓⲙ ⲉⲧⲕⲛⲁⲧⲁⲁϥ ⲙⲏⲥⲉ ⲙⲡⲉⲕⲥⲟⲛ Thou shalt not lend to thy brother on usury of silver, or usury of meat, or usury of any thing which thou mayest lend out. 05_Deuteronomy_23 (urn:cts:copticLit:ot.deut.coptot:23)
  • ϥⲛⲁⲥⲱⲧⲉ ⲛⲛⲉⲩⲯⲩⲭⲏ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ϩⲛⲧⲙⲏⲥⲉ ⲙⲛⲡϫⲓⲛϭⲟⲛⲥ ⲡⲉⲩⲣⲁⲛ ⲧⲁⲉⲓⲏⲩ ⲙⲡⲉϥⲙⲧⲟ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ He shall redeem their souls from usury and injustice: and their name shall be precious before him. 19_Psalms_71 (urn:cts:copticLit:ot.pss.coptot:71)
  • ⲉⲧⲃⲉⲟⲩ ⲙⲡⲕϯ ⲙⲡⲁϩⲁⲧ ⲉⲧⲉⲧⲣⲁⲡⲉⲍⲁ ⲧⲁⲉⲓ ⲧⲁϫⲓⲧϥ ⲛⲙⲧⲉϥⲙⲏⲥⲉ . Then why didn't you deposit my money in the bank, and at my coming, I might have earned interest on it?' 42_Luke_19 (urn:cts:copticLit:nt.luke.sahidica:19)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C2047 (ⲙⲏⲥⲉ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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