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A Study in Bohairic Coptic by Nabil Mattar

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Published by Hope Publishing House .
Written in English


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Number of Pages641
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Open LibraryOL8386764M
ISBN 100932727417
ISBN 109780932727411

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The "Bohairic" in the title refers to the dialect that the Coptic Orthodox Church uses, and is such the only Bohairic-English grammar text I know of. Fortunately, it does a good job. Lessons are given with vocab and excersizes (no answers though).   A Study of Bohairic Coptic by Nabil Mattar, published in by Hope Publishing House, is an excellent book in the study of Coptic Bohairic, and together with that by Sameh Younan, So, You Want to Learn Coptic? (), form the two main modern books on the language produced by Copts. But, despite the richness of its content, it suffers from major . ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: Arabic, English, and Bohairic Coptic. Notes: Arabic, English, and. Coptic or Coptic Egyptian (Bohairic: ϯⲙⲉⲧⲣⲉⲙⲛ̀ⲭⲏⲙⲓ, ən.kʰēmi and Sahidic: ⲧⲙⲛ̄ⲧⲣⲙ̄ⲛ̄ⲕⲏⲙⲉ, t.mənt.rəm.ən.kēme), is the latest stage of the Egyptian language, a northern Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Egypt until at least the 17th century. In the 2nd century BCE, Egyptian began to be written in the Coptic alphabet, which is an Early forms: Archaic Egyptian, Old Egyptian, Middle .

The two main dialects, Sahidic and Bohairic, are the most important for the study of early versions of the New Testament. The Sahidic was the leading dialect in the pre- Islamic period. The earliest Bohairic manuscripts date to the 4th century, but most texts come from the 9th century and later. The book can be used in the classroom or to teach yourself Coptic. The vocabulary lists include common Greek equivalents for Egyptian Coptic words, based on the Coptic translation of the New Testament. (For more information, con­ sult the Concordance du nouveau testament sahidique^). In the vocabularies, Greco-Coptic words are starred (*).File Size: 6MB. This bilingual "English-Bohairic Coptic" book presents the Coptic Orthodox Contemporary Prayer Book of the Hours, known in Coptic as, the Agpeya. The English text provides a complete contemporary Agpeya for worshippers and/or readers, with no or little knowledge of the Coptic language. The English text relies, for the. Created Date: 10/6/ AM.

The following is a synopsis of the material on hand for the study of the several Coptic versions. (See the writer's "Étude des versions coptes de la Bible" in "Rev. bibl." () for a fuller account of the Boharic material and in the case of the other three versions for an account up to that date. Six pages are reproduced in collotype. Books of the Coptic Orthodox Church euchologion liturgy. Genesis 1. 1 In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. 2 And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters. 3 And God said, Let there be light: and there was light. 4 And God saw the light, that it was good: and . HOW TO STUDY THE HOLY BIBLE 1 - It is your own personal book, so study it in light of your own life and your relationship with God. Whatever is found in it, whether it is promises, commandments or contempt, is for you. Underline verses that contain promises so you can concentrate on them in prayers. 2 - Search in what you read for our Lord File Size: KB. A Contemporary English-Bohairic Coptic Prayer Book of the Hours () by Edward I. Rizkalla Hear about sales, receive special offers & more. You can unsubscribe at any :