Lesson 8 Vocabulary
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Vocabulary 8

ϣⲁϫⲉ

to speak, talk (to, with: ⲉ, ⲙⲛ̄; about: ⲉ, ϩⲁ, ⲉⲧⲃⲉ; against: ⲛ̄ⲥⲁ, ⲟⲩⲃⲉ); as n.m.: word speech; matter, affair.

ⲧⲱⲟⲩⲛ

to arise, get up (from: ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ϩⲓ, ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ϩⲛ̄), to rise up (against: ⲉ, ⲉϫⲛ̄, ⲉϩⲣⲁⲓ ⲉϫⲛ̄).

ⲧ.ⲣⲓ

cell (of a monk).

ⲡ.ϩⲱⲃ (pl. ⲛⲉ.ϩⲃⲏⲩⲉ)

work, task; thing, matter, affair.

ⲣⲁⲕⲟⲧⲉ

Alexandria.

ϩⲓⲧⲛ̄

(prep.) (1) through, by means of, by the agency of; (2) from with, from by (a person).

ⲟⲩⲃⲉ

(prep.) against, opposite.

ⲁⲩⲱ

(conj.) and.

   Greek noun:

 

ⲡ.ⲃⲏⲙⲁ (τὸ βῆμα)

platform, dais, viewing or judgement seat.

 

Note: Only the less predictable combinations of verb and prepositional phrase will be given in the lesson vocabularies. Other combinations in the exercises should be self-evident from the meanings of the individual words involved.