Scriptorium tag: V
 1. (En) make a show, give appearence
(Fr) apparaître, s'orner, se parer
(De) auftreten, sich zeigen, in Erscheinung treten
Bibliography: CD 324b?; ChLCS 46b?
 2. (En) make wise, instruct, devise, deceive
(Fr) instruire, donner le change à, faire croire
(De) unterweisen, glauben machen, täuschen
ref: σοφίζειν Bibliography: CD 324b-325a?; KoptHWb 180?; ChLCS 46b?
cf. ϯ geben, zahlen, verkaufen
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ⲙⲡⲣϯⲥⲁⲕ ⲙⲙⲟⲕ ⲉⲣⲡⲉⲕϩⲱⲃ ⲁⲩⲱ ⲙⲡⲣϯⲉⲟⲟⲩ ⲛⲁⲕ ϩⲙⲡⲉⲟⲩⲟⲉⲓϣ ⲙⲡⲉⲕϩⲟϫϩϫ Be not overwise in doing thy business; and boast not thyself in the time of thy distress. 71_Sirach_10 (urn:cts:copticLit:ot.sir.coptot:10)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C3405 (ϯⲥⲁⲕ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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