Linear B to Greek: i-ja-te to i-je-re-ja

· Linear B Lexicon


LinB words
i-ja-te | i.ja-te-ro | i-je-re-ja |

Greek words
ἰατήρ | ἰατρός | ἱέρεια | ___________________________________________________________________________________________

i-ja-te | ἰατή(ρ) (iater) | a surgeon
PY Eq 146+
Cf. a2-te-ro

a2-te-ro | ἰατρό(ς) (iatros) | a healer, a physician
PY Ma 365+
Cf. i-ja-te
Proposed progressions: (1) i-ja-te > ἰατήρ and (2) i-ja-te (a2-te) > a2-te-ro > (a2-te-ro-we) > ἰατρός

i-je-re-ja | ἱέρεια | a priestess
KN Fp 1+ (Scribe 138)
Pylos (Scribes 1, 33, 41, 42)

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