Scriptorium tag: N
Known entity types:  
 1. permanence, preservation
ref: 1300 Bibliography: DDGLC
 2. moment of rest (prior to the emergence of intelligible Being)
ref: 1897 Bibliography: DDGLC
 3. leg, distance (between stops of a journey)
ref: 3480 Bibliography: DDGLC
 4. abode, home (heavenly place, station of rest)
ref: 1630 Bibliography: DDGLC
 5. monastery
ref: 4547 Bibliography: DDGLC
 6. abode, home (name for the demiurge)
ref: 11465 Bibliography: DDGLC
cf. Gr. (DDGLC lemma ID 3006) μονή  abiding, tarrying. noun (LSJ 1143b?; Preisigke 2:115?)
Example usage: (automatically extracted, use with caution and report bad examples)
  • ⲛⲧⲉⲣϥⲥⲱⲧⲙ ⲇⲉ ⲉⲛⲁⲓ ⲛϭⲓⲡⲥⲟⲛ ⲙⲙⲟⲛⲁⲭⲟⲥ · ⲁϥⲱⲣⲕ ⲛⲟⲩⲁⲛⲁϣ ϫⲉⲉⲓϣⲁⲛⲕⲧⲟⲓ ϯⲛⲁϫⲓⲧⲕ ⲛⲙⲙⲁⲓ ⲉⲧⲁⲙⲟⲛⲏ · And when the monkish brother had heard these things he took an oath, saying, 'When I return I will take thee with me to my monastery'; The Life of John the Kalybites part 1 (urn:cts:copticLit:lives.john_kalybites.budge:1-45)
  • ⲡⲇⲓⲁⲥⲧⲏⲙⲁ ⲅⲁⲣ ⲉⲧⲟⲩⲧⲱⲟⲩ ϣⲁϥⲣϩⲙⲉⲧⲏ ⲙⲟⲛⲏ · ⲙⲁⲗⲓⲥⲧⲁ ⲇⲁⲛⲓⲏⲗ ⲉϥⲙⲡⲉⲥⲏⲧ ⲙⲡϣⲏⲓ ⲉϥⲟ ⲛϩⲣⲉ ⲛⲛⲉⲑⲏⲣⲓⲟⲛ · though there was a difference between them—for one used to rule in the palace—especially the case of Daniel; when he was down in the pit (and was intended) to become food for the wild beasts, Instructions of Apa Pachomius in MERC.AR in Budge ed. - part 1 (urn:cts:copticLit:pachomius.instructions.budge:1-34)
  • ⲉⲧⲃⲉⲡⲁⲓ ϯⲥⲟⲡⲥⲡ ⲙⲙⲟⲕ ⲡⲁⲉⲓⲱⲧ ⲉⲧⲟⲩⲁⲁⲃ · ⲉⲧⲣⲉⲕϫⲓⲧ ⲛⲙⲙⲁⲕ ⲉⲧⲉⲕⲙⲟⲛⲏ · Therefore, I beseech thee, O mighty father, to take me with thee to thy monastery.' The Life of John the Kalybites part 1 (urn:cts:copticLit:lives.john_kalybites.budge:1-45)

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Note on Greek forms: Forms given are unnormalized, attested, and checked orthographies in the DDGLC corpus. The material from DDGLC is a work-in-progress, not a finished publication. This release is strictly preliminary.

Please cite as: TLA lemma no. C9819 (ⲙⲟⲛⲏ), in: Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA), (accessed yyyy-mm-dd).
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