Coptic

noun
Cop·​tic | \ˈkäp-tik \

Definition of Coptic 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: an Afro-Asiatic language descended from ancient Egyptian and used as the liturgical language of the Coptic church

Coptic

adjective

Definition of Coptic (Entry 2 of 2)

: of or relating to the Copts, their liturgical language, or their church

First Known Use of Coptic

Noun

1668, in the meaning defined above

Adjective

1677, in the meaning defined above

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