Scriptorium tag: V
 1. (En) boast, pride oneself
(Fr) se vanter, s'enorgueillir
(De) prahlen, stolz sein
Bibliography: CD 604a?; CED 259?; KoptHWb 337?; DELC 275a?-b; ChLCS 83b?
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ϫⲉⲛⲛⲉⲗⲁⲁⲩ ⲛⲥⲁⲣⲝ ϣⲟⲩϣⲟⲩ ⲙⲙⲟϥ ⲙⲡⲉⲙⲧⲟ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ⲙⲡⲛⲟⲩⲧⲉ . that no flesh should boast before God. 46_1 Corinthians_1 (urn:cts:copticLit:nt.1cor.sahidica:1)
  • ⲉⲩϣⲟⲩϣⲟⲩ ⲅⲁⲣ ⲙⲙⲟⲟⲩ ϩⲛⲛⲉⲩⲑⲗⲓⲯⲓⲥ · but they boast themselves in their troubles.' Instructions of Apa Pachomius in MERC.AR in Budge ed. - part 1 (urn:cts:copticLit:pachomius.instructions.budge:1-34)
  • ⲛⲓⲙ ⲅⲁⲣ ⲡⲉⲧⲇⲓⲁⲕⲣⲓⲛⲉ ⲙⲙⲟⲕ ⲟⲩⲇⲉ ⲡⲉⲧⲛⲧⲟⲟⲧⲕ ⲉⲙⲡⲕϫⲓⲧϥ ⲉϣϫⲉ ⲁⲕⲣⲡⲕⲉϫⲓ ⲁϩⲣⲟⲕ ϣⲟⲩϣⲟⲩ ⲙⲙⲟⲕ ϩⲱⲥ ⲉⲙⲡⲕϫⲓ . For who makes you different? And what do you have that you didn't receive? But if you did receive it, why do you boast as if you had not received it? 46_1 Corinthians_4 (urn:cts:copticLit:nt.1cor.sahidica:4)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C6161 (ϣⲟⲩϣⲟⲩ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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