The Cypriot Syllabic Script personal name o-pe-le-ta-u
Word o-pe-le-ta-u
o pe le ta u
Transliteration opeletau
Meaning personal name


The Greek name Opheltas was found in an bronze obelos dated to the 11th century BC. It is in genitive and a form which is characteristic of the Arcadian dialect. This presents the earliest evidence for the use of the Greek language in Cyprus.

o-pe-le-ta-u, opheltas