See also: ποθι and ποθί

Ancient Greek Edit

Etymology Edit

Like the indefinite adverb ποθί (pothí), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷos +‎ -θι (-thi, locative adverbial suffix). Compare Gothic 𐍈𐌰𐌸 (ƕaþ), Latin cubi.

Pronunciation Edit


Adverb Edit

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

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

Synonyms Edit

See also Edit

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