πόθι

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Like the indefinite adverb ποθί (pothí), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷos +‎ -θι (-thi, locative adverbial suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pó.tʰi/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈpo.tʰi/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈpo.θi/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈpo.θi/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈpo.θi/
  • Adverb[edit]

    πόθῐ (póthi) (Epic, Lyric, interrogative adverb)

    1. where?
    2. (later) whither?, to where?

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    Further reading[edit]

    • πόθῐ in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • πόθι in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
    • πόθι in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
    • πόθι in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
    • πόθι in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter