ra-wa-ke-ta

Knossos, Pylos
cf. pa-qo-ta
cf. ra-wo-ke-ta?

Definitions

Duhoux 2011: 'leader of the people', cf. non-Attic only λᾶγέτᾶς (in Pindar (518-438 BCE), Sophocles (497-406 BCE))

Chadwick & Ventris 1973: 'leader of the people', cf. λᾶγέτας

Variants

ra-wa-ke-si-jo

cf. pa-qo-si-jo
cf. ra-wa-si-jo?, ra-wa-e-si-jo?

Chadwick & Ventris 1973: adjective, 'of or belonging to the Lawagetas'

ra-wa-ke-si-jo-jo

cf. pa-qo-si-jo-jo
Chadwick & Ventris 1973: genitive of ra-wa-ke-si-jo

Context

Recurs with [[ru-ko-ro]] on PY Ea tablets.
Appears as "ra-wa-ke-si-jo , [[te-me-no]]" on PY Er 312.
Appears as "[[ma-ra-te-we]] , ra-wa-ke-si-jo" on PY Na 245.
Appears as "ra-wa-ke-ta , [[di-di-si|do-se]]" on PY Un 718.

Parallel Sign Groups

KN E: do-ti-ja?toponym
PY Er: wa-na-ka-te-ro
PY Un: a-ka-wo-ne?dative anthroponym

Associated Commodities

KN E, PY Ea, PY Er: GRA
PY An: VIR
PY Na: SA?
PY Un: KO, MA, OVIS

References

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

Duhoux, Yves, 2011 A Companion to Linear B: Mycenaean Greek Texts and their World vol. II "Interpreting the Linear B Records: Some Guidelines"