*202-VAS

Knossos, Pylos
Linear B Vessel Ideogram

Context

Appears as "a-no-wo-to *202VAS" on KN K 875 and "a-no-we *202VAS" on PY Ta 641 where the pictogram is as shown above, with no handles or "ears". Used to confirm the phonetic values for the syllabograms a (double-confirmation from a-pi-po-re-we), no (double-confirmation from o-no), we, wo and to (double-confirmation from qe-to-ro-we), cf. ἄνευ 'without' + οὖς, οὔατος 'ear'.

Appears as "qe-to-ro-we *202VAS" on PY Ta 641 where the pictogram is a variant with 4 handles or "ears". Used to confirm the phonetic values for the syllabograms qe (double-confirmation from connective enclitic -qe), to (double-confirmation from a-no-wo-to), ro and we, cf. τετρα 'four' + οὖς 'ear'.

Appears as "ti-ri-o-we-e *202VAS" and "ti-ri-jo-we *202VAS" on PY Ta 641 where the pictogram is a variant with 3 handles or "ears". Used to confirm the phonetic values for the syllabograms ti, ri, jo, o (double-confirmation from o-no) and we, cf. τρι- 'three' + οὖς 'ear'.

Adjuncts

(ke) *202VAS (see also ke *222VAS)

Ligatures

*202VAS+DI (see also [[*155-VAS|*155VAS]]+DI, *214VAS+DI)

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