a member of the .
a native Egyptian claiming descent from the ancient Egyptians.
a member of the Coptic Church
an Egyptian descended from the ancient Egyptians
“native monophosyte Christian of Egypt,” 1610s, from Modern Latin Coptus, from Arabic quft, probably from Coptic gyptios, from Greek Agyptios “Egyptian.” Arabic has no -p- and often substitutes -f- or -b- for it. Related: Coptic.
[kaw-pyah-paw] /ˌkɔ pyɑˈpɔ/ noun 1. a city in N Chile.
[koh-peyg, -peg] /ˈkoʊ peɪg, -pɛg/ noun 1. a town on SW Long Island, in SE New York.
[kop-ee] /ˈkɒp i/ noun, plural copies for 1, 2, 8, 10. 1. an imitation, reproduction, or transcript of an original: a copy of a famous painting. 2. one of the various examples or specimens of the same book, engraving, or the like. 3. written matter intended to be reproduced in printed form: The editor sent […]
[kop-ee-er] /ˈkɒp i ər/ noun 1. a person or thing that ; . 2. . 3. . /ˈkɒpɪə/ noun 1. a person or device that copies 2. another word for copyist n. 1590s, agent noun from copy (v.).