[kop-tik] /ˈkɒp tɪk/
an Afroasiatic language of Egypt descended from ancient Egyptian, largely extinct as a spoken language since the 16th century but surviving as the liturgical language of the .
of or relating to Coptic or the .
an Afro-Asiatic language, written in the Greek alphabet but descended from ancient Egyptian. It was extinct as a spoken language by about 1600 ad but survives in the Coptic Church
of or relating to this language
of or relating to the Copts
noun 1. the native Christian church in Egypt, governed by a patriarch and characterized by an adherence to Monophysitism and the use of the Coptic language in its liturgy. noun 1. the ancient Christian Church of Egypt
[koh-puhb-lish] /koʊˈpʌb lɪʃ/ verb (used with object) 1. to publish jointly with another publisher.
[kop-yuh-luh] /ˈkɒp yə lə/ noun, plural copulas, copulae [kop-yuh-lee] /ˈkɒp yəˌli/ (Show IPA) 1. something that connects or links together. 2. Also called linking verb. Grammar. a verb, as be, seem, or look, that serves as a connecting link or establishes an identity between subject and complement. Compare . 3. Logic. a word or set […]
[verb kop-yuh-leyt; adjective kop-yuh-lit] /verb ˈkɒp yəˌleɪt; adjective ˈkɒp yə lɪt/ verb (used without object), copulated, copulating. 1. to engage in sexual intercourse. adjective 2. connected; joined. /ˈkɒpjʊˌleɪt/ verb 1. (intransitive) to perform sexual intercourse v. early 15c., “to join,” from Latin copulatus, past participle of copulare “join together, couple, bind, link, unite,” from copula […]