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Mycenaean Greek: ptilːo-u̯esa

« paté̞ːr (father) ónukʰs (fingernail) »

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Language:Mycenaean Greek
Meaning:feather
Source form:pi-ti-ro₂-we-sa
Phonological form:ptilːo-u̯esa
Gloss:(decorated) with feathers
Notes:Adj. N.sg. fem. referring to a to-pe-za (table) in PY Ta 713.2, interpreted as πτιλλό-ϝεσσα < *πτιλi̯ό-ϝεσσα. Describing an ornamental motif. (cf. πτίλον 'soft feathers, down')
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Sources of lexical data

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Source: Aura Jorro, Francisco. (1993). Diccionario Micénico. Volumen II. (Diccionario Griego-Español Anejo II). Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas.
Reliability: High
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Source: Blažek, Václav. 2010. Glottochronogical analysis of the Greek lexicon: Modern, Tsakonian, Old and Mycenaean Greek. Graeco-Latina Brunensia, vol. 15.
Reliability: High

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