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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *pótnih₂. Cognate with Mycenaean Greek 𐀡𐀴𐀛𐀊 (po-ti-ni-ja), Sanskrit पत्नी (patnī, mistress, wife), Lithuanian pati (wife).

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NounEdit

πότνιᾰ (pótniaf (genitive ποτνίᾱς); first declension

  1. mistress, lady
    Πότνια θηρῶν

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