Scriptorium tag: N
 1. veil, curtain (of the Temple in Jerusalem)
ref: 2955 Bibliography: DDGLC
 2. veil, curtain (separating sanctuary from rest of church)
ref: 619 Bibliography: DDGLC
 3. veil, curtain (in heaven, before God's throne)
ref: 3367 Bibliography: DDGLC
 4. firmament; (cosmic) veil, curtain
ref: 1633 Bibliography: DDGLC
 5. veil, curtain (the separating element between two objects)
ref: 6890 Bibliography: DDGLC
 6. veil, curtain (the "veiled" form of something in opposition to the true (spiritual) nature of something)
ref: 6891 Bibliography: DDGLC
cf. Gr. (DDGLC lemma ID 1071) καταπέτασμα  curtain, veil. noun (LSJ 905a?; Preisigke 1:762?)
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ϫⲉⲁϫⲓⲥ ⲉⲣⲟⲛ ⲱ ⲡⲣⲡⲉ ϫⲉⲉⲧⲃⲉⲟⲩ ⲁⲡⲕⲁⲧⲁⲡⲉⲧⲁⲥⲙⲁ ⲡⲱϩ ⲉⲩⲛⲁⲥⲧⲁⲩⲣⲟⲩ ⲙⲡⲉⲭⲣⲓⲥⲧⲟⲥ Tell us, O Temple: For what reason was the veil of the temple rent in twain when they crucified Christ? Proclus Homily 13 on Easter in Budge ed. (urn:cts:copticLit:proclus.homily13.budge)
  • ⲣϣⲁⲛⲧⲥⲁⲗⲡⲓⲅⲝ ⲥⲩⲙⲁⲛⲉ ⲙⲡϩⲟⲩⲛ ⲙⲡⲕⲁⲧⲁⲡⲉⲧⲁⲥⲙⲁ ϣⲁⲣⲉⲛⲧⲏⲩ ⲉⲧϭⲏⲛ ⲉⲓ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ⲛⲥⲉⲛⲓϥⲉ ⲛⲥⲁⲛⲧⲛϩ ⲙⲡⲁⲅⲅⲉⲗⲟⲥ ⲉⲧϩⲓϫⲛⲧⲡⲩⲅⲏ ⲛⲧⲉⲓⲱⲧⲉ ⲛⲧⲉⲡⲁⲅⲅⲉⲗⲟⲥ ⲕⲓⲙ ⲛⲛⲉϥⲧⲛϩ ⲛⲧⲉϯⲱⲧⲉ ⲉⲓ ⲉϫⲙⲡⲕⲁϩ ⲛⲧⲉⲁⲩⲝⲁⲛⲉ ⲛϭⲓⲛⲉϭⲣⲟⲟϭ ⲙⲡⲕⲁϩ · When the trumpet soundeth inside the covering (or, veil), the gentle winds come forth, and they breathe upon the wings of the angel who is over the fountain of the dew; then the angel moveth his wings, and the dew cometh upon the earth, and the seed (or, grain) groweth in the earth, Mysteries of John the Evangelist part 2 (urn:cts:copticLit:misc.mysteries_john.budge:13-28)
  • ⲙⲡⲛⲁⲩ ϭⲉ ⲉϣⲁⲕϥⲓ ⲛⲛⲉⲕϭⲓϫ ⲉϩⲣⲁⲓ ⲉⲧⲡⲉ · ϣⲁⲩⲣⲡⲉⲥⲙⲟⲧ ⲛⲧⲉⲥⲫⲣⲁⲅⲓⲥ ⲛⲧⲡⲉ · ⲉⲩⲣⲟⲩⲟⲉⲓⲛ ⲙⲡϩⲟⲩⲛ ⲙⲡⲕⲁⲧⲁⲡⲉⲧⲁⲥⲙⲁ · ⲙⲡⲙⲧⲟ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ⲙⲡⲉⲑⲩⲥⲓⲁⲥⲧⲏⲣⲓⲟⲛ · At that moment, when thou shalt lift thy hands upp to heaven they shall take the form of the seal of heaven and they shall give light within the veil, before the altar of sacrifice Martyrdom of Victor part 4 (urn:cts:copticLit:martyrdoms.victor.budge:23-32)

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Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C9345 (ⲕⲁⲧⲁⲡⲉⲧⲁⲥⲙⲁ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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