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KYPRIANOS T54

Manuscript: M44
Sigla:

Cairo JdE 42573
Cairo, Egyptian Museum JdE 42573

Text no. question mark icon Position of the text within the manuscript.4
Coptic Scriptorium:
Date: 901 – 1100

Text position:

p. 1, ll. 11-16

Type of text:

Curse (magical, formulary)

Original title:

ⲟⲩⲣⲱⲙⲉ ⲧⲉⲕⲟⲩⲱϣ ⲧⲉ ⲣⲱⲙⲉ ⲛⲓⲙ ⲙⲉⲥⲧⲟϥ

Original title (translated):

A man that you want that every man hates him

Conventional title: A man that you want everyone to hate

Language:

Egyptian (Coptic)

Dialect:

Sahidic

Script:

Coptic

Image:

Text: Translation:

p. 1
11. ⲟⲩⲣⲱⲙⲉ ⲧⲉⲕⲟⲩⲱϣ ⲧ̣ⲉⲣⲱⲙⲉ ⲛⲓⲙ
12. ⲙⲉⲥⲧⲟϥ ϭⲁⲡ ⲍ̅ ⲛⲃⲏⲧ ⲛϭⲟⲩϭ ⲙⲁⲣⲏ̣ⲥ̣
13. ⲁⲩⲱ ⲍ̅ ⲛϭⲱⲃⲉ ⲛϣⲟⲩⲉ̅ ⲁⲩⲱ
14. ⲡⲥⲓϣⲉ ⲛⲟⲩⲗⲁⲃⲏⲥ ϯ ⲧⲉⲑⲩⲥⲓ̅ⲁ ϩⲓ
15. ⲡⲕⲟⲧⲉ ⲙⲡⲉϥⲏⲓ ⲙⲙⲟⲛ ⲙⲉⲣⲉⲣⲱⲙⲉ
16. ϫⲱ ⲙⲡⲉϥⲧⲁⲓⲟ ⲛⲥⲟⲩ ⲓ̅ⲉ̅ ⲙⲡⲟⲟϩ ———

[11] A man that you want everyone [12] to hate: Take seven leaves of a southern doum-palm [13] and seven persea leaves and [14] the gall of a Nile carp. Make the offering in [15] around his house. Certainly, no man will [16] speak his praise. On the 15th day of the moon.

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Apparatus:

11. ⲧⲉⲕⲟⲩⲱϣ i.e. ⲉⲧ⸗ⲕ-ⲟⲩⲱϣ | ⲧ̣ⲉⲣⲱⲙⲉ i.e. ⲛ̅ⲧⲉ-ⲣⲱⲙⲉ
12. ⲙⲁⲣⲏ̣ⲥ̣ i.e. Sahidic ⲙ̅-ⲙⲁⲣⲏⲥ
14. ⲗⲁⲃⲏⲥ i.e. Greek ἀλάβης | ⲑⲩⲥⲓ̅ⲁ i.e. Greek θυσία
15. ⲕⲟⲧⲉ i.e. Sahidic ⲕⲱⲧⲉ

Notes:

Bibliography:

Chassinat, Émile. Le manuscrit magique copte no. 42573 du Musée égyptien du Caire. Bibliothèque d’études coptes. Vol. 4. Cairo: L’Institut français d’Archéologie Orientale, 1955, p. 31-40.

Drescher, J. “Review of Le Manuscrit magique copte No. 42573 du Musée Égyptien du Caire by É. Chassinat”. In The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 43 (1957): 119.

Richter, Tonio Sebastian. “Texte und Riten in koptischer Schrift”. In Altägyptische Zaubersprüche, edited by Hans.-W, Fischer-Elfert. Stuttgart: Philipp Reclam, 2005, 127.


Editor:

From Chassinat, entered by KD (22/1/2020), checked with photograph of the original and given apparatus by EL (16/3/2020); team (15/3/2021)

How to cite:
Korshi Dosoo, Edward O.D. Love & Markéta Preininger (chief editors). "KYP T54: A man that you want everyone to hate," Kyprianos Database of Ancient Ritual Texts and Objects, www.coptic-magic.phil.uni-wuerzburg.de/index.php/text/kyp-t-54. Accessed on 20/06/2024

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