Copt

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See also: copt and сорт

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French Copte, from (Egyptian) Arabic قُفْط (qufṭ), قُبْط (qubṭ, Copts), back-formation from قُفْطِيّ (qufṭiyy, Coptic), قِفْطِيّ (qifṭiyy, (same)), قُبْطِيّ (qubṭiyy, (same)), قِبْطِيّ (qibṭiyy, (same)), from Coptic ⲅⲩⲡⲧⲓⲟⲥ (gyptios, Egyptian), ⲕⲩⲡⲧⲁⲓⲟⲥ (kyptaios, Egyptian), from Late Ancient Greek Αἰγύπτιος (Aigúptios), from earlier Αἴγυπτος (Aíguptos). More at Egypt.

Noun[edit]

Copt (plural Copts)

  1. A member of the Coptic Church.

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