Scriptorium tag: N
 1. (En) swallow
(Fr) hirondelle
(De) Schwalbe
ref: χελιδών Bibliography: CD 40a?; CED 24?; KoptHWb 24, 494?; DELC 28?; ChLCS 8b?
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ϯⲛⲁⲙⲟⲩⲧⲉ ⲛⲧϩⲉ ⲛⲟⲩⲃⲏⲛⲉ ⲁⲩⲱ ϯⲛⲁⲙⲉⲗⲉⲧⲁ ⲛⲧϩⲉ ⲛⲟⲩϭⲣⲟⲟⲙⲡⲉ . ⲁⲛⲁⲃⲁⲗ ⲅⲁⲣ ⲱϫⲛ ⲉⲓϭⲱϣⲧ ⲉⲡϫⲓⲥⲉ ⲛⲧⲡⲉ ⲉⲡϫⲟⲉⲓⲥ . ⲡⲁⲓ ⲉⲛⲧⲁϥⲛⲁϩⲙⲉⲧ . ⲁⲩⲱ ⲁϥϥⲓ As a swallow, so will I cry, and as a dove, so do I mourn: for mine eyes have failed with looking to the height of heaven to the Lord, who has delivered me, and removed 23_Isaiah_38 (urn:cts:copticLit:ot.isa.coptot:38)
  • ⲛⲕⲉϭⲓⲛϭⲗⲱ ⲙⲛⲛⲃⲏⲛⲉ ⲙⲛⲛϩⲁⲗⲁⲧⲉ ⲙⲛⲛⲕⲉⲉⲙⲟⲩ ⲉϣⲁⲩⲟⲩⲱϩ ⲉϫⲙⲡⲉⲩⲥⲱⲙⲁ ⲙⲛⲡⲉⲩⲁⲡⲉ Upon their bodies and heads sit bats, swallows, and birds, and the cats also. 73_Epistle of Jeremiah_1 (urn:cts:copticLit:ot.jer.coptot:1)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C466 (ⲃⲏⲛⲉ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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