Lesson 9 Vocabulary
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Vocabulary 9

ϣⲱⲡⲉ  to come into being; to take place, happen;

ϣⲱⲡⲉ ⲙ̄ⲙⲟ⸗      to befall, happen to (someone).

ⲁⲥϣⲱⲡⲉ           it happened that (followed directly by the principal verb, as in

ⲁⲥϣⲡⲉ ⲁϥⲉⲓ ϣⲁⲣⲟⲛ it happened that he came to us).

ⲛⲟⲩ      to die (of, from: ⲉⲧⲃⲉ, ϩⲁ); as n.m.: death, manner of death.

ϩⲉ         to fall;

ϩⲉ ⲉ      to fall to, upon, into; to find, chance upon;

ϩⲉ ⲉⲃⲟⲗ            to perish, be lost, fall away.

ⲛ̄ⲕⲟⲧⲕ̄ to lie down, sleep; often a euphemism for dying.

ϩⲱⲛ     to draw near, to approach (someone or something: ⲉ, ⲉϩⲟⲩⲛ ⲉ) .

ϩⲓⲥⲉ      to grow weary, exhausted; to be troubled, afflicted. As n.m. labor, toil; weariness, affliction,

ϩⲕⲟ      to grow hungry; as n.m.: hunger, famine.

ⲡ.ⲕⲁϩ   earth, ground.

ⲡ.ϣⲁ    festival, feast day.

ⲡⲉ.ϩⲟⲟⲩ day.

ⲙ̄ⲡⲟⲟⲩ (adv.) today (note loss of ϩ);

ϣⲁ ⲡⲟⲟⲩ          up until today, until now.

ⲡⲉ.ϭⲗⲟϭ           bed.

ⲙⲛ̄ⲛ̄ⲥⲁ (ⲙⲛ̄ⲛ̄ⲥⲱ⸗)          (prep.) after (of time);

ⲙⲛ̄ⲛ̄ⲥⲱⲥ           (adv.) afterward.

Greek words:

ⲇⲉ (δέ)             postpositive conjunction: but, however. Frequently marks the introduction of a new subject or topic and has no translation value.

ⲧ.ⲥⲩⲛⲁⲅⲱⲅⲏ (ἡ συναγωγή)       synagogue.