Scriptorium tag: N
Known entity types:  
 1. (En) pity, charity, alms
(Fr) aumône, action charitable
(De) Barmherzigkeit, Almosen
Bibliography: CD 217a?; KoptHWb 117?; ChLCS 31a?
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ⲛⲉⲛⲧⲁⲩⲟⲩⲁϩⲟⲩ ⲇⲉ ⲛⲥⲱϥ ⲙⲛⲛⲧⲉⲗⲓⲟⲥ ⲉⲁⲩϫⲱⲕ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ⲙⲡⲟⲩⲣⲟⲧ ⲉⲧⲛⲁϣⲱϥ · ⲁⲩⲱ ⲛⲧⲉⲗⲓⲟⲥ ⲛⲙⲙⲛⲧⲛⲁ · Now, those who follow in His footsteps, and those who are perfect, give effect wholly to the great and perfect readiness (to give) which is in charity. On Mercy and Judgment (urn:cts:copticLit:psathanasius.mercy_judgment.budge:1-41)
  • ⲛⲧⲟⲕ ⲡⲉⲧⲥⲕⲩⲡⲁⲍⲉ ⲛⲟⲩⲟⲛ ⲛⲓⲙ ⲉⲧϩⲉⲗⲡⲓⲍⲉ ⲉⲣⲟⲕ · ϩⲛⲛⲉⲕⲇⲱⲣⲉⲁ ⲙⲛⲛⲉⲕⲙⲛⲧⲛⲁ · ⲉⲕⲥⲟⲟⲩⲛ ⲛⲧⲉⲭⲛⲏ ⲛⲓⲙ ⲙⲛⲉⲡⲏⲣⲉⲓⲁ ⲛⲓⲙ ⲛⲧⲉⲡϫⲁϫⲉ ⲉⲧϯⲟⲩⲃⲏⲛ ⲛⲟⲩⲟⲉⲓϣ ⲛⲓⲙ · Thou art He Who sheltereth every one who putteth his hope in Thee, with Thy gift, and with Thy compassion. Thou knowest every wile and every crafty deed of the Enemy who doth wage war against us at all times.' Dormition of John MERC.AD in Budge ed. (urn:cts:copticLit:misc.dormition_john.budge)
  • ⲁⲩⲁⲡⲥ ⲛⲣⲱⲙⲉ · ⲉⲡⲓⲧⲁⲥⲥⲉ ⲛⲁⲓ ⲛϩⲱⲃ ⲛϭⲓϫ ϣⲁⲓⲧⲁⲁⲩ ⲙⲛⲧⲛⲁ ⲛⲛϣⲙⲙⲟ · And men employed me, and what they gave me for the work of my hands I used to give away in charity to strangers. Life of Onnophrius part 1 (urn:cts:copticLit:lives.onnophrius.budge:1-9)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C2363 (ⲙⲛⲧⲛⲁ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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