Scriptorium tag: N
Known entity types:  
 1. (En) sow
(Fr) truie
(De) Sau
ref: ὗς, ὕειος, χοῖρος Bibliography: CD 63ab?; CED 40?; KoptHWb 43, 501?; DELC 49?; ChLCS 12a?
cf. ⲣⲓⲣ Schwein
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  • ⲁⲩⲱ ⲁⲩⲥⲉⲡⲥⲱⲡϥ ⲉⲩϫⲱ ⲙⲙⲟⲥ ⲛⲁϥ ϫⲉϫⲟⲟⲩⲛ ⲉϩⲟⲩⲛ ⲉⲛⲉϣⲁⲩ All the demons begged him, saying, 'Send us into the pigs, that we may enter into them.' 41_Mark_5 (urn:cts:copticLit:nt.mark.sahidica:5)
  • ⲁϥⲉⲓ ⲉϩⲣⲁⲓ ⲉϫⲱⲟⲩ ⲛϭⲓⲡϣⲁϫⲉ ⲙⲡⲡⲁⲣϩⲁⲓⲙⲓⲁ ⲙⲙⲉ . ϫⲉⲟⲩϩⲟⲣ ⲉⲁϥⲕⲟⲧϥ ⲉⲡⲉϥⲕⲁ ⲃⲁⲗ ⲁⲩⲱ ⲟⲩⲉϣⲱ ⲉⲁⲥϫⲱⲕⲙ ϩⲁⲡⲉⲥⲕⲟⲣⲕⲣ ⲙⲡⲗⲁⲓϩⲉ . But it has happened to them according to the true proverb, 'The dog turns to his own vomit again,' and 'the sow that has washed to wallowing in the mire.' 61_2 Peter_2 (urn:cts:copticLit:nt.2pet.sahidica:2)
  • ϩⲁⲧϩⲏ ⲛⲧⲉⲩⲛⲟⲩ ⲟⲩⲇⲉ ⲙⲡⲣⲛⲟϫⲟⲩ · ⲟⲛ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ · ⲛⲧⲉⲥⲟⲟⲩⲛ ⲁⲛ ϫⲉⲡⲉⲟⲩϩⲟⲟⲣ · ⲏ ⲉϣⲱ · ⲛ ⲉⲧⲛⲁⲟⲩⲟⲙⲟⲩ · ... I See Your Eagerness: GL 54-60 (urn:cts:copticLit:shenoute.eagerness.monbgl_54_60)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C767 (ⲉϣⲱ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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