Observations on the Sign-Grouping and Vocabulary of Linear A

  title={Observations on the Sign-Grouping and Vocabulary of Linear A},
  author={Gregory Nagy},
  journal={American Journal of Archaeology},
  pages={295 - 330}
  • G. Nagy
  • Published 1 October 1965
  • Mathematics
  • American Journal of Archaeology
(Rome 1935-50) IG Inscriptiones Graecae (specific vol., ed., to be cited ad loc.) Masson, ICS O. Masson, Les inscriptions chypriotes syllabiques (Paris I96I) Minoica r E. Grumach, ed., Minoica. Festschrift zum 8o. Geburtstag von Johannes Sundwall (Berlin 1958) Palmer, MGT L. R. Palmer, The Interpretation of Mycenaean Greek Texts (Oxford 1963) Peruzzi, IM E. Peruzzi, Le iscrizioni minoiche (Florence 1960) Pugliese Carratelli, EHT G. Pugliese Carratelli, Le epigrafi di Haghia Triada in Lineare A… 


Schwyzer, Griechische Grammatik I (Munich 1939) 524III. THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE SIGN-GROUP a-ri-ni-ta I
  • The text involved. HT 25 is quite fragmentary,
  • 1939
Solmsen (Untersuchungen zur griechischen Laut- und Verslehre [Strassburg 1901oi] 215-216) thinks that yEvvoV might stand for LEVVOVy
  • 1901
Ruijgh has pointed out that these are AC--or, as he prefers, "Achaean"--formations, which had been preserved through metric-formulaic exigencies
  • 1957
Vendryes, Trait6 de grammaire comparde des langues
  • [Paris
  • 1963
Mycenaeae Graecitatis Lexicon [Rome 1963] s.v.) seems correct in citing the Cretan place-name 'EXkd
  • 1963
A-A, Copenhagen 1953) s.v. ciy6v. Another Doric form which apparently
  • 1953
Killen for the last word of KN G 866 (The Knossos Tablets3 [London 1964
  • [AJA
  • 1964
See the discussion by M. Lejeune, Memoires de philologie mycinienne I (Paris 1958) 270f. Yet, since it has been argued in the addendum of section I.I that groups in -Cjaand -Cjo
  • 1958