Scriptorium tag: V
 1. (En) tell lie, lie
(Fr) mentir
(De) lügen, Lüge erzählen
Bibliography: CD 806b?; KoptHWb 449?; ChLCS 106b?
cf. ϫⲱ sagen, sprechen
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ⲙⲁⲗⲓⲥⲧⲁ ⲉⲣϫⲓϭⲟⲗ · All the more so as you lie. To Aphthonia (urn:cts:copticLit:besa.aphthonia.monbba)
  • ⲙⲏ ⲉⲕⲛⲁϣϫⲓϭⲟⲗ ⲙⲡⲛⲁⲩ ⲉⲧⲙⲙⲁⲩ · In that hour thou shalt not be able to lie. The Asceticon of Apa Ephrem part 2 (urn:cts:copticLit:psephrem.asceticon.budge:24-55)
  • ⲛⲧⲉⲣⲓⲙⲟⲟϣⲉ ⲉϩⲟⲩⲛ ϩⲙⲡⲧⲟⲟⲩ ⲡⲁⲣⲁⲟⲩⲙⲓⲗⲓⲟⲛ · ϯⲱⲣⲕ ⲛⲏⲧⲛ ⲙⲡⲃⲏⲙⲁ · ⲉⲧϩⲁϩⲟⲧⲉ · ⲙⲡⲛⲟⲩⲧⲉ · ⲁⲛⲟⲕ ⲡⲁⲙⲃⲱ ⲡⲉⲓⲉⲗⲁⲭⲓⲥⲧⲟⲥ · ϫⲉⲛϯϫⲓϭⲟⲗ ⲁⲛ ϩⲙⲡⲉⲧⲓⲛⲁϫⲟⲟϥ · ⲧⲉⲛⲟⲩ ϫⲉⲡⲉⲛⲧⲁϥⲁⲙⲁϩⲧⲉ ⲛⲁⲃⲃⲁⲕⲟⲩⲙ ⲡⲉⲡⲣⲟⲫⲏⲧⲏⲥ ⲙⲡⲉⲟⲩⲟⲉⲓϣ ⲁϥⲉⲓⲛⲉ ⲙⲙⲟϥ ⲙⲛⲡⲁⲣⲓⲥⲧⲟⲛ ⲉⲧⲛⲧⲟⲟⲧϥ · ⲁϥⲛⲧϥ ⲉϫⲙⲡϣⲏⲓ ⲛⲙⲙⲟⲩⲓ · ⲁϥⲧⲁⲁϥ ⲛⲇⲁⲛⲓⲏⲗ · ϩⲙⲡϣⲏⲓ ⲛⲙⲙⲟⲩⲓ · And when I had journeyed into the mountain about the distance of a mile — now I, Pambo, the least of men, swear unto thee by the awful throne of God, and I do not lie in what I am going to say — the being who seized the prophet Habakkuk in ancient days, and carried him, and the food which was in his hands, and brought him to the pit of the lions [when] Habakkuk gave it (i.e. the food) to Daniel who was in the pit of the lions, Life of Cyrus in Budge ed. part 1 (urn:cts:copticLit:lives.cyrus.budge:1-9)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C7591 (ϫⲓϭⲟⲗ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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