Scriptorium tag: V
 1. (En) dig
(Fr) creuser
(De) graben
Bibliography: CD 841b?; KoptHWb 473?; DELC 351a?; ChLCS 110b?
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  • ⲁⲩⲱ ⲛⲉϥϫⲱ ⲙⲙⲟⲥ · ϫⲉϭⲱϫⲉ ⲉⲡⲉⲥⲏⲧ ⲉⲡⲉϩⲟⲩⲟ · And he was saying, 'Dig ye down much deeper ' Dormition of John MERC.AD in Budge ed. (urn:cts:copticLit:misc.dormition_john.budge)
  • ⲉⲩϭⲱϫⲉ ⲇⲉ ⲉⲡⲉⲥⲏⲧ ⲛϭⲓⲛⲉⲧⲙⲙⲁⲩ · and those who were there dug down deeper still. Dormition of John MERC.AD in Budge ed. (urn:cts:copticLit:misc.dormition_john.budge)
  • ⲁⲓⲥⲟⲩⲉⲗⲟⲩⲱⲗⲥ ⲉⲣⲟϥ · ⲁⲓϭⲱϫⲉ ⲛⲛⲁϭⲓϫ ϩⲙⲡⲕⲁϩ · ⲁⲓⲧⲱⲙⲥϥ · ⲁⲩⲱ ⲁⲓⲉⲓ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ϩⲙⲡⲙⲁ ⲉⲧⲙⲙⲁⲩ · and wrapped the body up in it, and I dug a hole in the earth with my hands, and I buried him [in it]. And I came forth from that place, Life of Onnophrius part 1 (urn:cts:copticLit:lives.onnophrius.budge:1-9)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C8015 (ϭⲱϫⲉ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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