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)
  • ⲁⲩⲱ ⲥⲉⲛⲏⲩ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ⲛⲥⲉⲛⲁⲩ ⲉⲛϣⲁⲩ ⲛⲛⲣⲱⲙⲉ ⲉⲛⲧⲁⲩⲡⲁⲣⲁⲃⲁ ⲛϩⲏⲧ ⲡⲉⲩϥⲛⲧ ⲅⲁⲣ ⲛⲁⲙⲟⲩ ⲁⲛ ⲁⲩⲱ ⲡⲉⲩⲕⲱϩⲧ ⲛⲁϫⲉⲛⲁ ⲁⲛ ⲛⲥⲉϣⲱⲡⲉ ⲉⲣⲉⲥⲁⲣⲝ ⲛⲓⲙ ⲛⲁⲩ ⲉⲣⲟⲟⲩ And they shall go forth, and see the carcasses of the men that have transgressed against me: for their worm shall not die, and their fire shall not be quenched; and they shall be a spectacle to all flesh. 23_Isaiah_66 (urn:cts:copticLit:ot.isa.coptot:66)
  • ϥⲛⲁⲣ ⲧϩⲉ ⲛⲟⲩϣⲏⲛ ⲉϥⲣⲟⲟⲩⲧ ϩⲓϫⲛⲟⲩⲙⲟⲟⲩ ⲁⲩⲱ ϥⲛⲁⲛⲟⲩϫⲉ ⲛⲛⲉϥⲛⲟⲩⲛⲉ ϩⲓϫⲛⲟⲩⲁⲧⲃⲉⲥ ⲛϥⲛⲁⲣ ϩⲟⲧⲉ ⲇⲉ ⲁⲛ ⲉϥϣⲁⲛⲉⲓ ⲉϫⲱϥ ⲛϭⲓⲟⲩϣⲁⲣⲃⲁ ⲥⲉⲛⲁϣⲱⲡⲉ ϩⲓϫⲱϥ ⲛϭⲓϩⲉⲛϣⲁⲩ ⲉⲩⲟϣ ⲛϭⲱⲃⲉ ⲛϥⲛⲁⲣ ϩⲟⲧⲉ ⲇⲉ ⲁⲛ ⲉⲣϣⲁⲛⲧⲙ ⲡϩⲟⲩⲙⲡⲉ ⲉⲓ ⲛⲟⲩⲣⲟⲙⲡⲉ ⲁⲩⲱ ⲛⲛⲉϥⲱϫⲛ ⲉϥⲧⲁⲩⲉ ⲕⲁⲣⲡⲟⲥ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ And he shall be as a thriving tree by the waters, and he shall cast forth his root toward a moist place: he shall not fear when heat comes, and there shall be upon him shady branches: he shall not fear in a year of drought, and he shall not fail to bear fruit. 24_Jeremiah_17 (urn:cts:copticLit:ot.jer.coptot:17)
  • 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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