Comprehensive Coptic Lexicon v1 on Coptic Dictionary Online

The “Database and Dictionary of Greek Loanwords in Coptic” (DDGLC, Freie Universität Berlin), the research project “Strukturen und Transformationen des Wortschatzes der ägyptischen Sprache ”Thesaurus Linguae Aegyptiae” (TLA, Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften) and “Coptic Scriptorium: Digital Research in Coptic Language and Literature” are happy to announce the release of version 1 of the “Comprehensive Coptic Lexicon“. The processed data has been published by the Coptic Dictionary Online:

  • Coptic Dictionary Online, ed. by the Koptische/Coptic Electronic Language and Literature International Alliance (KELLIA),

The raw data can be downloaded at:

  • D. Burns, F. Feder, K. John, M. Kupreyev, et al. 12.5.2019. Comprehensive Coptic Lexicon: Including Loanwords from Ancient Greek, Berlin: Freie Universität Berlin,

The Comprehensive Coptic Lexicon includes ca. 8,000 Egyptian-Coptic lemmata with ca. 10,000 word forms, as well as ca. 3,250 Greek-Coptic lemmata with ca. 10,000 forms.

DDGLC, TLA and Coptic Scriptorium invite you to take a look at the new data and would welcome your feedback.

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