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Coptic

noun Cop·tic \ ˈkäp-tik \

Definition of Coptic

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

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1668

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Coptic

adjective

Definition of Coptic

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

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1677

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