Scriptorium tag: N
 1. (En) unsatedness, greed
(Fr) insatiabilité, avidité
(De) Unersättlichkeit, Gier
Bibliography: CD 317a?
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  • ⲙⲛⲧⲁⲧⲥⲉⲓ ⲇⲉ ⲟⲩⲡⲁⲣⲁⲫⲩⲥⲓⲛ ⲧⲉ · but to be swilling always is unnatural. The Asceticon of Apa Ephrem part 2 (urn:cts:copticLit:psephrem.asceticon.budge:24-55)
  • ⲧϩⲏⲇⲟⲛⲏ ⲅⲁⲣ ⲛⲧⲙⲛⲧⲁⲧⲥⲉⲓ ϣⲁⲥⲣⲡⲗⲟⲅⲓⲥⲙⲟⲥ ⲛⲥⲟϭ · ⲛⲥⲣⲧⲥⲩ ⲛⲏⲇⲏⲥⲓⲥ ⲛⲁⲧϣⲓⲡⲉ · ⲛⲥⲥⲱⲗⲡ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ⲙⲡⲉⲭⲁⲗⲓⲛⲟⲥ ⲙⲡⲗⲁⲥ · For the pleasure which attendeth drinking in excess maketh a man of understanding- to become a fool, and it turneth the conscience into a shameless thing, and it setteth loose the bridle of the tongue. Instructions of Apa Pachomius in MERC.AR in Budge ed. - part 2 (urn:cts:copticLit:pachomius.instructions.budge:35-69)
  • ⲉⲕⲥⲁⲛⲁϣⲧ ϩⲛϩⲉⲛⲱⲃⲧ · ⲙⲛϩⲉⲛⲡⲁⲡⲟⲓ · ⲙⲛⲡⲕⲉⲥⲉⲉⲡⲉ ⲛⲧⲃⲛⲏ · ⲉⲕⲟⲩⲱⲙ ⲛⲛⲉⲕⲣⲱⲱϭ · ⲙⲡⲕⲁϩ ⲙⲁⲁⲩⲁⲕ · ϩⲛⲟⲩⲙⲛⲧⲁⲧⲥⲉⲓ ⲙⲛⲧⲉⲕⲙⲛⲧⲁⲡⲁⲛⲑⲣⲱⲡⲟⲥ ⲉⲕⲥⲱ ⲙⲡⲏⲣⲡ ⲉⲧⲥⲟⲧϥ ϩⲛϩⲉⲛⲫⲩⲁⲗⲏ · Thou didst feed thyself on young and tender flesh (?), and on small birds, and on other creatures, thou didst eat by thyself the tender plants of the earth, thou didst drink undiluted wine in glasses insatiably and without consideration for any other man. Life of Pisentius part 2 (urn:cts:copticLit:lives.pisentius.budge:32-58)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C3291 (ⲙⲛⲧⲁⲧⲥⲉⲓ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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