Scriptorium tag: V
 1. (En) be useful, valuable
(Fr) être utile, précieux
(De) nützlich, wert sein
Bibliography: CD 600a?; KoptHWb 334?; ChLCS 82b?
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ⲏⲛⲧⲉⲧⲛ ⲉⲓⲣⲉ ⲙⲡϣⲏⲛ ⲉⲧⲛⲁⲛⲟⲩϥ ⲙⲛⲡⲉϥⲕⲁⲣⲡⲟⲥ ⲉⲧⲛⲁⲛⲟⲩϥ . ⲏⲛⲧⲉⲧⲛ ⲉⲓⲣⲉ ⲙⲡϣⲏⲛ ⲉⲧϩⲟⲟⲩ ⲙⲛⲡⲉϥⲕⲁⲣⲡⲟⲥ ⲉⲧϩⲟⲟⲩ . ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ⲅⲁⲣ ϩⲙⲡⲕⲁⲣⲡⲟⲥ ϣⲁⲩⲥⲟⲩⲛⲡϣⲏⲛ . 'Either make the tree good, and its fruit good, or make the tree corrupt, and its fruit corrupt; for the tree is known by its fruit. 40_Matthew_12 (urn:cts:copticLit:nt.matt.sahidica:12)
  • ⲁⲩⲱ ⲡⲙⲁⲅⲓⲣⲟⲥ ⲁϥⲡⲓⲥⲉ ⲛⲧⲕⲟⲗⲉⲁ ⲉⲧⲉⲡⲙⲉⲣⲟⲥ ⲡⲉ ⲁϥⲕⲁⲁϥ ϩⲁⲣⲱϥ ⲛⲥⲁⲟⲩⲗ ⲡⲉϫⲉⲥⲁⲙⲟⲩⲏⲗⲛⲥⲁⲟⲩⲗ ϫⲉⲉⲓⲥⲡⲉⲓⲥⲉⲉⲡⲉ ⲏ ⲡⲉⲓϣⲁⲩ ⲕⲁⲁϥ ϩⲁⲣⲱⲕ ⲛⲅⲟⲩⲱⲙ ϫⲉⲛⲧⲁⲩⲕⲁⲁϥ ⲛⲁⲕ ⲉⲩⲙⲛⲧⲙⲉⲧⲣⲉ ⲡⲙⲁⲣⲁ ⲛⲕⲟⲟⲩⲉ ⲡⲱϣ ⲛⲁⲕ ⲛⲅⲟⲩⲱⲙ ⲁⲩⲱ ⲥⲁⲟⲩⲗ ⲁϥⲟⲩⲱⲙ ⲙⲛⲥⲁⲙⲟⲩⲏⲗ ⲙⲡⲉϩⲟⲟⲩ ⲉⲧⲙⲙⲁⲩ Now the cook had boiled the shoulder, and he set it before Saul; and Samuel said to Saul, Behold that which is left: set before thee, an eat; for it is set thee for a testimony in preference to the others; take of it: and Saul ate with Samuel on that day. 09_I Samuel_9 (urn:cts:copticLit:ot.1sam.coptot:9)
  • ⲁⲩⲱ ⲡⲟⲉⲓⲗⲉ ⲁϥⲁⲁϥ ⲛϣⲁⲩϣⲁⲩ ⲁⲩⲱ ⲛⲉϥⲙⲉⲗⲟⲥ ⲁϥⲧⲁⲗⲟⲟⲩ ⲉϩⲣⲁⲓ ⲛϭⲓⲙⲱⲩⲥⲏⲥ ⲧⲁⲡⲉ ⲙⲛⲙⲙⲉⲗⲟⲥ ⲁⲩⲱ ⲡⲱⲧ And Moses offered up the whole ram on the altar: it is a whole-burnt-offering for a sweet-smelling savour; it is a burnt-offering to the Lord, as the Lord commanded Moses. 03_Leviticus_8 (urn:cts:copticLit:ot.lev.coptot:8)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C6139 (ϣⲁⲩ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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