Scriptorium tag: N
 1. (En) useless, worthless, obscene
(Fr) inutile, sans valeur, débauché
(De) nutzlos, wertlos, unanständig
Bibliography: CD 599b?; KoptHWb 334?; ChLCS 82b?
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ⲁⲛⲟⲕ ⲡⲉⲓϩⲙϩⲁⲗ ⲁⲧϣⲁⲩ · I am the servant which is unprofitable. Martyrdom of Victor part 6 (urn:cts:copticLit:martyrdoms.victor.budge:49-66)
  • ⲉⲧⲉⲧⲛϣⲓⲧⲉ ⲙⲙⲟⲟⲩ ⲛϩⲉⲛϩⲟⲙⲛⲧ ⲡⲁⲣⲁⲧⲉⲩⲁⲥⲟⲩ ϣⲁⲛⲧⲉⲧⲛⲥⲉⲩϩ ⲧⲉⲧⲓⲙⲏ ⲙⲡⲙⲁⲥⲉ ⲉϩⲟⲩⲛ ⲉⲥⲕⲏⲃ ϩⲁϩⲉⲛⲉⲗⲁⲭⲓⲥⲧⲟⲛ ⲛⲁϥ , ⲉϩⲉⲛⲕⲉⲉⲥⲛⲉ ϩⲓϩⲛⲁⲩ ⲁⲧϣⲁⲩ . And you extort them for copper beyond its value until you collect the price of the calf doubled for ones least of flesh, while they are bones on something useless. Not Because a Fox Barks: XH 204-216 (
  • ⲁϥⲁϩⲉⲣⲁⲧϥ ⲁϥⲕⲱⲗϩ ⲉϩⲟⲩⲛ ⲉⲡⲣⲟ ⲁⲧϣⲁⲩ ⲛⲟⲩⲟⲩⲛⲟⲩ and he stood still and knocked at the door for a considerable space of time, Life of Cyrus in Budge ed. part 1 (urn:cts:copticLit:lives.cyrus.budge:1-9)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C6135 (ⲁⲧϣⲁⲩ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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