a-ta-na-po-ti-ni-ja

Knossos hapax
cf. po-ti-ni-ja

Definitions

Duhoux 2008:
1. toponym? cf. several towns called Ἀθῆναι outside Attica or
2. theonym? 'to Mistress Athana'? cf. πότνι᾽ Ἀθηναίη (Iliad VI.305)

van Leuven 1979: epithet of Athena

Chadwick & Ventris 1973: 'for the Mistress Athena', cf. πότνι᾽ Ἀθηναίη (Iliad VI.305)

References

Chadwick, John and Michael Ventris, 1973 Documents in Mycenaean Greek

Duhoux, Yves, 2008 A Companion to Linear B: Mycenaean Greek Texts and their World vol. I "Mycenaean Anthology"

van Leuven, Jon C., 1979 Kadmos Band 18 Heft 2 “Mycenaean Goddesses Called Potnia”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *