Definitions for Copticˈkɒp tɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Cop•ticˈkɒp tɪk(n.)

  1. an Afroasiatic language descended from ancient Egyptian, extinct as an everyday form of speech but surviving in the liturgy and literature of the Coptic Church.

    Category: Peoples

  2. (adj.)of or pertaining to Coptic or the Copts.

Origin of Coptic:

1670–80

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Coptic(adj)

    the liturgical language of the Coptic Church used in Egypt and Ethiopia; written in the Greek alphabet

  2. Coptic(adj)

    of or relating to the Copts or their church or language or art

    "the distinctive Coptic art of 6th-century Christian Egypt"

Wiktionary

  1. Coptic(Noun)

    The Coptic language of Egypt.

  2. Coptic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Copts, Coptic Orthodox Church or to the Coptic language.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coptic(adj)

    of or pertaining to the Copts

  2. Coptic(noun)

    the language of the Copts

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