Coptic (Sahidic) Submitted Names

These names were used by Sahidic-speaking Copts in Egypt.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ABADIRmNear Eastern Mythology, Coptic (Bohairic), Coptic (Sahidic), Arabic (Archaic), Harari, Somali (Archaic)
Means "mighty father". This was a Phoenician name for the highest deity. It was borne by a legendary Coptic saint who was martyred with his sister Irais (or Iraja, Herais, Rhais).
PANOUTEmCoptic (Sahidic)
Means "the God" or simply "God" in the Coptic language. The name ultimately derives from the Egyptian masculine prefix (or article/pronoun) pa combined with Egyptian nuti "God".
PAPNOUTEmCoptic (Sahidic)
Derived from Egyptian pa-ph-nuti meaning "the (man) of God" or "he who belongs to God".
SHENOUTEmCoptic (Sahidic)
Means either "slave of God" or "son of God" in Coptic. I cannot yet provide more details about the first element of this name, but the second element certainly derives from Egyptian nuti "God".
TANOUTEf & mCoptic (Sahidic)
Means "the goddess" in Coptic. The name ultimately derives from the Egyptian feminine prefix (or article/pronoun) ta combined with Egyptian nuti "God". Also, please note that I am uncertain for which gender this name is used, so I listed both genders.