Example sentences from the Web for coptic
The fragment is written in Coptic, not Greek, and is not actually from the Bible, as the title would indicate.Dismembering History: The Shady Online Trade in Ancient Texts|Candida Moss|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He tentatively suggested that the text is a pastiche compiled by a modern forger with an elementary grasp of Coptic.The ‘Gospel of Jesus’s Wife’ is Still as Big a Mystery as Ever|Candida Moss|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Pharaonic scenes, Muslim symbols, poetry, and Coptic icons—great vivid murals bloomed onto the walls.
I met him at the Coptic Hospital when I went to visit the Maspero injured.
And Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri accused Coptic Pope Tawadros II of wanting to establish a Coptic state in Egypt.
In the Coptic and ancient Egyptian the word for constellation has the same meaning.Astronomical Myths|John F. Blake
On other parts of the walls are some inscriptions, supposed by M. Belzoni to be in Coptic.Ruins of Ancient Cities (Vol. I of II)|Charles Bucke
Finally, in a letter Mr. Griffith tells me the identification of didi with the Coptic ϫιϫι, "apple (?)"The Evolution of the Dragon|G. Elliot Smith
The first of these divisions includes both the Moslem and Coptic inhabitants.
Farras, on west bank, few remains; grottoes with Coptic inscriptions, some distance from the river.The Overland Guide-book|James Barber