Linear B to Greek: we-ke

· Linear B Lexicon

PRONUNCIATION KEY

*054 WA
/wa/ to /α/
The glide /w/ is dropped.

*075 WE
Initial and medial /we/ to /ε/
The glide /w/ is dropped.
Final /we/ to /ς/
The morphology suggests stem /ς/.


INDEX

LinB words
we-ke |

Greek words
εχε |



we-ke | εχε | to bear, to bring, to carry
PY Ta 601 (Scribe 2), 709 (Scribe 1)
we-ke appears to be an alternate to e-ke and essentially means “has”.

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