Appendix 1: Two Sets Of Names (A1TSON)
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III and BG: Synopsis 28,13–9,4Translation TranslationII: Synopsis 33,3–12Translation Translation

ⲟⲩⲛ̅ⲧⲁⲩ ⲙⲉⲛ ⲛ̅ϩⲉⲛⲕⲉⲣⲁⲛ

On the one hand (μέν) they have one set of names

ⲟⲩⲛ̅ⲧⲟⲩ ϩⲛ̅ⲕⲉⲣⲁⲛ ⲇⲉ ⲧⲏⲣⲟⲩ ⲙⲙⲁⲩ

And (δέ), they all have one set of names


ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ϩ͞ⲛ ⲛⲉⲡⲓⲑⲩⲙⲓⲁ ⲙ͞ⲛ <ⲛ>ⲟⲣⲅⲏ

from the desires (ἐπιθυμία) and the wraths (ὀργή).

ⲉⲃⲟⲗ ϩⲛ ⲧⲉⲡⲓⲑⲩⲙⲓⲁ ⲙ͞ⲛ ⲧⲟⲣⲅⲏ

from desire (ἐπιθυμία) and wrath (όργή).

ⲛⲁⲓ̈ ⲧⲏⲣⲟⲩ ϩⲁⲡⲗⲱⲥ

(On the other hand), to put it simply (ἁπλώς),

ⲛⲁⲓ̈ ⲇⲉ ⲧⲏⲣⲟⲩ ⲟⲩ…

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“Appendix 1: Two Sets Of Names (A1TSON)”, in: The Coptic Gnostic Library — A Complete Edition of the Nag Hammadi Codices, Editor in Chief: James M. Robinson. Consulted online on 16 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2012

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