Scriptorium tag: N
 1. (En) vanities
(Fr) vanités, futilités
(De) Nichtigkeit(en), Täuschung, Leere
xr. ⲡⲉⲧϣⲟⲩⲉⲓⲧ Nichtigkeit xr. ⲡⲉⲧϣⲟⲩⲉⲓⲧ Nichtigkeit ref: μάταια Bibliography: CD 57b?, 63a; CED 37, 40?; KoptHWB 38, 499; DELC 45?; ChLCS 11b?
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  • ⲙⲛⲗⲁⲁⲩ ϫⲱ ⲛⲧⲙⲉ ⲟⲩⲇⲉ ⲙⲛⲕⲣⲓⲥⲓⲥ ⲙⲙⲉ ⲉⲩⲛⲁϩⲧⲉ ⲉϩⲉⲛⲉⲡⲣⲁ ⲉⲩϫⲱ ⲛϩⲉⲛⲡⲉⲧϣⲟⲩⲉⲓⲧ ϫⲉⲉⲩⲉⲉⲧ ⲙⲡϩⲓⲥⲉ ⲉⲩϫⲡⲟ ⲛⲙⲡⲉⲧϣⲟⲩⲉⲓⲧ None speaks justly, neither is there true judgment: they trust in vanities, and speak empty words; for they conceive trouble, and bring forth iniquity. 23_Isaiah_59 (urn:cts:copticLit:ot.isa.coptot:59)
  • ⲉⲡⲉⲓⲇⲏ ⲁⲕϫⲟⲟⲥ ⲇⲉ ⲟⲛ ϩⲛⲛⲉⲕϣⲁϫⲉ ⲉⲡⲣⲁ But since you still said in your empty words: Not Because a Fox Barks: XH 204-216 (
  • ⲙⲡⲣⲧⲣⲉⲟⲩϭⲱⲛⲧ ⲣϫⲟⲉⲓⲥ ⲉϫⲱⲕ ⲙⲛⲟⲩⲗⲩⲡⲏ · ⲏ ϭⲉⲗⲁⲁⲩ ⲙⲡⲁⲑⲟⲥ ⲛⲅⲧⲁⲩⲉϩⲉⲛϣⲁϫⲉ ⲉⲡⲣⲁ · ⲁϫⲛⲙⲟⲩϣⲧ Let neither anger have dominion over thee, nor grief, nor any feeling of passion whatsoever; and utter not vain words without consideration. On Penitence and Abstinence, part 2 (urn:cts:copticLit:johnconst.penitence.budge:120-241)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C692 (ⲉⲡⲣⲁ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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