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      • The Coptic Alphabet is derived from the Greek alphabet with seven extra letters, which come from demotic, the last step of development of the Egyptian language. The Greeks concurred Egypt in the 3rd century C. Between the 3rd century BC and the 1st century AD, Egyptians still wrote in demotic letters.
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  2. Coptic alphabet - Wikipedia

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    The Coptic alphabet is the script used for writing the Coptic language. The repertoire of glyphs is based on the Greek alphabet augmented by letters borrowed from the Egyptian Demotic and is the first alphabetic script used for the Egyptian language. There are several Coptic alphabets, as the Coptic writing system may vary greatly among the various dialects and subdialects of the Coptic language.

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  3. Coptic language - Wikipedia

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    In the 2nd century BC, Egyptian began to be written in the Coptic alphabet, which is an adaptation of the Greek alphabet with the addition of six or seven signs from Demotic Egyptian to represent Afro-Asiatic sounds that the Greek language did not have.

  4. Coptic (Unicode block) - Wikipedia

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    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Coptic is a Unicode block used with the Greek and Coptic block to write the Coptic language. Prior to version 4.1 of the Unicode Standard, Greek and Coptic was used exclusively to write Coptic text, but Greek and Coptic letter forms are contrastive in many scholarly works, necessitating their disunification.

    • Coptic
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    • U+2C80..U+2CFF, (128 code points)
    • Coptic
  5. The Cop­tic alphabet is the script used for writ­ing the Cop­tic lan­guage. The reper­toire of glyphs is based on the Greek al­pha­bet aug­mented by let­ters bor­rowed from the Egypt­ian De­motic and is the first al­pha­betic script used for the Egypt­ian lan­guage.

  6. Talk:Coptic alphabet - Wikipedia

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    The Coptic Alphabet is derived from the Greek alphabet with seven extra letters, which come from demotic, the last step of development of the Egyptian language. The Greeks concurred Egypt in the 3rd century C. Between the 3rd century BC and the 1st century AD, Egyptians still wrote in demotic letters.

  7. Coptic - Wikipedia

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    Coptic language, a Northern Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Egypt until at least the 17th century Coptic alphabet, the script used for writing the Coptic language, encoded in Unicode as: Greek and Coptic, a block of Unicode characters for writing the Coptic language, from which Coptic was disunified in Unicode 4.1

  8. Apr 12, 2020 · The Coptic alphabet is the script used for writing the Coptic language. The repertoire of glyphs is based on the Greek alphabet augmented by letters borrowed from the Egyptian Demotic and is the first alphabetic script used for the Egyptian language.

    Unicode maj.
    Unicode min.
    Numeric value
    Letter Name [6]
    ѳ;
    ѳ;
    1
    alpha
    ѳ;
    ѳ;
    2
    wêta, wida
    ѳ;
    ѳ;
    3
    gamma
    ѳ;
    ѳ;
    4
    dalda
  9. Coptic (amanu) - Wikipedia

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    Coptic Ⲙⲉⲧⲣⲉⲙ̀ⲛⲭⲏⲙⲓ Met.Remenkīmi; Magagamit king: Egypt, Canada, Australia, United States: Total speakers: Mete ya aniang ka-17 a dilanua, ating mapilan a magsalitang gagamit king amanung binalik dang pasibayu: Language family: Afro-Asiatic Egyptian Coptic Writing system: Coptic alphabet: Language codes

  10. Coptic – Atlas of Endangered Alphabets

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    In the early twentieth century, Claudius Labib made a determined effort to revive Coptic as a spoken language, teaching Coptic, publishing a Coptic periodical on a printing press he had imported from Germany, and compiling the first five volumes of a Coptic-Arabic dictionary, but he died before it was finished.

  11. Hieratic - Wikipedia

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    Hieratic (/ h aɪ ə ˈ r æ t ɪ k /; Ancient Greek: ἱερατικά, romanized: hieratiká, lit. 'priestly') is the name given to a cursive writing system used for Ancient Egyptian and the principal script used to write that language from its development in the third millenium BC until the rise of Demotic in the mid-first millennium BC.