Coptic GTh Interactive Index

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Index of Greek loan-words


agacos, -on, 2 in 1, in L45 only
aggelos, 2 in 2, angel
aitei, require, 1, in Greek singles
akeraios, innocent, 1, in L39 only
alla, 13 in 13, rather, but
anapausis, 4 in 4, repose
anaywrei, withdraw, 1, in L13 only
a3ios, 2 in 2 + Coptic Mpša, 6 in 6, worthy
arna, 2 in 2, renounce
aryei, 1 in 1, begin
aryh, 3 in 1, beginning
askos, wineskin, 2 in 1, L47b only

baptisths, baptizer, 2, in L46 only

gar, 14 in 14, for
gnwsis, knowledge, 1, in L39 only
grammateus, scribe, 1, in L39 only

de, 18 in 17 + indeed men, 2 in 2, however
diakonei, serve, minister, 1, in L19 only
dia.touto, therefore, in Greek singles
dikaios, 2 in 2, righteous
dipnei, 1 in 1, dine
dipnon, 5 in 1, dinner
diwke, 3 in 2, to persecute
dunamis, 3 in 3 + Coptic 6OM, 5 in 4, power

eimhti, unless, 1, in L35 only
eirhnh, 2 in 2, peace
elehmosunh, alms, in Greek doubles
emporos, 1 in 1, with related Coptic words trader
epei, 5 in 5, with Coptic etbe, 7 in 6, in because, concerning
epicumei, with Coptic synonym, to want, desire
episthmwn, understanding, in Greek singles
ergaths, laborer, 2, in L73 only

zizanion, weed, 4, in L57 only

h, 5 in 5, or

calassa, 4 in 2, sea
cerapeue, 2 in 2, to heal

kairos, moment, 1, in L91 only
kakos, kakon, 2 in 2 + others, evil
karpos, 8 in 6, fruit
katakrine, condemn, in Greek singles
klhronomos, heir, in L65 only
kopria, dungheap, 1, in L93 only
kosmos, 16 in 11, (the) world
kwmh, farm (n), in Greek singles

lhsths, 2 in 2 + Coptic analogue, thief
logos, 1, with Coptic synonym, word
luynia, lampstand, 1, in L33 only

machths, 22 in 21, disciple
makarios, 10 in 9, with Coptic neeiat., 3 in 1, in blessed, fortunate (one)
margariths, 3 in 2, pearl
megistanos, 3 in 2, powerful one
men, 2 in 2 + however de, 18 in 17, however
meros, part (n), 1, in L103 only
metanoei, repent, 1, in L28 only
mh + Coptic word truth
mhpws, so that not, 1, in L57 only
monayos, 3 in 3 + Coptic oua ouwt, 3 in 3, single ones
musthrion, mystery, 2, in L62 only

nhsteue, 5 in 4, with 'pray', to fast
noei, understand, 1, in L89 only
numvios, numvwn with Coptic šeleet in words related to marriage

oude, oute, 3 in 3, 8 in 5, neither, nor
ouy.xoti, because, 1, in L111 only

palin, again, in Greek singles
para, 2 in 2, more than
parage, 3 in 2, to pass away/by
paradeye, receive, in Greek singles
paradisos, garden, paradise, 1, in L19 only
paraitei, beg off, in Greek doubles
parathrei, abstain, in Greek singles
petra, rock, stone (n), 1, in L09 only
phgh, spring (n), 1, in L13 only
piraze, examine, 2, in L91 only
pisteue, believe, 1, in L91 only
plhn, but, besides, 1, in L28 only
plousios, wealth, 1, in L63 only
PNA, 6 in 5, spirit
polemos, war, 1, in L16 only
polis, city, in Greek singles
ponhron, + related words, evil
pornh, harlot, 1, in L105 only
pothrion, cup (n), 1, in L89 only
provhths, 3 in 3, prophet
ptwma, 4 in 2, corpse
pws, how, in Greek singles

sabbaton, sabbath, in Greek singles
sar3, 4 in 3, flesh
skeph, shelter, 1, in L20 only
skeuos, goods, in Greek singles
s7os (=stauros), cross (n), 1, in L55 only
swma, 5 in 3, body

talaipwros, on, wretched one, 2 in 1, in depend
tanagkh, necessary, in Greek singles
taya, perhaps, 1, in L16 only
threi, guard, 1, in L25 only
tima, honor, 1, in L47 only
topos, 5 in 5, a place, area
tote, 9 in 9 + Coptic eeie, 4 in 2, then
trapeza, table, in Greek singles

vilosovos, philosophy, 1, in L13 only
vortion, consignment, in Greek doubles
vronimos, cunning, 1, in L39 only

yreia, help (n), in Greek singles
yrhma, riches, 2, in L63 only
yrhstos, 2 in 2, good, kind, gentle
yrw, to use, 1, in L63 only
ywra, district, region, in Greek singles
ywris, 1, without

2uyh, 5 in 4, soul

w, oh!, 1, in L72 only (also Coptic)
wvelei, beneficial, 2, in L53 only

Greek loan-words beginning with coptic letters

šina, xina, 15 in 15, so, so that
xermhneia, meaning, in Greek singles
xhmera, days-time, in Greek singles
xikwn, 7 in 4, an image
xolws, wholly, 1, in L13 only
xotan, 19 in 16, when
xubrize, despise, 1, in L47 only
xws, 3 in 3, while

Names/ Proper Nouns

Adam (2 in 2)
didumos ioudas, Didymos Judas, in Prologue
Iakwbos, Jacob, 1, in righteous
Ioudaia, Judea, 1, in sheep
Ioudaios, a Judaean, in Greek singles
IHS (3 in 3)
IS not in "Jesus said" (11 in 11)(91 others unindexed)
israhl, Israel, 1, in prophets
Iwxannhs, John, 3, in L46 only
kaisar, Caesar, 3, in L100 only
Mariam (2 in 2)
maccaios, Matthew, 1, in L13 only
Pharisee (2 in 2)
Simon Peter (2 in 2)
salwmh, Salome, in Greek singles
samareiths, a Samaritan, in Greek singles
Simon Peter (2 in 2)
Thomas (4 in 2)

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