FormDial.Form IDPOS Attestation
Scriptorium tag: CONJ
 1. (En) namely
(Fr) à savoir
(De) nämlich, und zwar
Bibliography: CD 746b?; CED 308?; KoptHWb 410?; DELC 322ab?; ChLCS 99b?
 2. (En) before direct or indirect speech or question
(Fr) introduction du discours direct ou indirect
(De) vor direkter oder indirekter Rede oder Frage
Bibliography: CD 746b?; CED 308?; KoptHWb 410?; DELC 322ab?
 3. (En) because
(Fr) que, parce que, car
(De) weil, denn
Bibliography: CD 746b?; KoptHWb 410?; ChLCS 99b?
 4. (En) so that, that
(Fr) afin que, que, pour
(De) damit, um zu, dass
Bibliography: CD 746b-747a?; KoptHWb 410?; ChLCS 99b?
 5. (En) if, whether
(Fr) si
(De) wenn, ob
Bibliography: CD 747a?
 6. (En) after Greek particles
(Fr) après particules greques
(De) nach griechischen Partikeln
Bibliography: CD 747a?
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ϥⲥⲏϩ ⲅⲁⲣ ϫⲉϣⲡϩⲓⲥⲉ · for it is written, 'Suffer.' Letter of pseudo-Ephrem MERC.AT 126-134 (urn:cts:copticLit:psephrem.letter.budge:1-9)
  • ⲁⲗⲗⲁ ⲛⲉϥϫⲱ ⲙⲙⲟⲥ ϫⲉⲕⲱ ⲛⲁⲓ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ⲻ But he said, 'Forgive me.' Apophthegmata Patrum Sahidic 119: Sisoes 16 (urn:cts:copticLit:ap.119.monbeg)
  • ⲉⲩϫⲱ ⲙⲙⲟⲥ ϫⲉⲧⲱⲟⲩⲛ ⲛⲅⲃⲱⲕ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ · saying, 'Get up and leave!' Apophthegmata Patrum Sahidic 139: N 306 (urn:cts:copticLit:ap.139.monbeg)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C7055 (ϫⲉ-), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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