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Mycenaean Greek: k(a)ra(ː)(h)a(p)pʰi

« kʰer- (hand) hekʰei̯ (hold) »

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Language:Mycenaean Greek
Meaning:head
Source form:ka-ra-a-pi
Phonological form:k(a)ra(ː)(h)a(p)pʰi
Gloss:with heads
Notes:Instrumental plural noun attested in PY Ta 722.2. Generally interpreted as καρα(h)α(π)-φι or κρᾱ(h)α(π)-φι < *kra(h)at-pʰi < PIE *kr̥h₂sn̥t-pʰi (cf. Hom. κρᾱ́ατα).
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Source: Aura Jorro, Francisco. (1985). Diccionario Micénico. Volumen I. (Diccionario Griego-Español Anejo I). Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas.
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