Japanese words (Kanji)
Japanese words (Katakana)
Japanese words (Romaji)
- i-ku-wo | ἰ(σ)χύω (iskhuo) | to be strong
- i-pi | ἵππι (hippi) | of a horse
KN V 280 (Scribe 124)
ἰσχύω= ἐχυρός (ekhuros) “strong”
e-pi i-ku-wo-i-pi > Ἆπι(ς) *ἰχύωἵππι (Api ikhuoippi) “Appian stronghorse”; the Appian Way was known for its horses. Cf. “stronghorse” with Jap. 馬必 (hitsu) “strong horse”, which is derived from 馬 (uma) “horse” and 必 (hitsu) “inevitable”. See also i-qo.
12.30.14 * 02.04.15
i-na-o | ινάω (inao) | to empty, to evacuate
i-na-o | ἰνέω (ineo) | to empty, to evacuate
Mycenae (Scribes 57, 58a)
PY An 209 (Scribe 1) IPN
In context, i-na-o may refer to someone who empties or cleans vessels. See alt. wi-na-jo and infl. i-na.