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Attestation: NM·5 (rikoi) (1)
Language: Celtic
Word Type: prob. proper noun
Semantic Field: personal name

Grammatical Categories: nom., dat. sg., pl. animate
Stem Class: o

Morphemic Analysis: rik-oi
Phonemic Analysis: rīgo Attention, needs to be checked!
Meaning: 'Rīgoi̯.' (abbr.) / 'for Rīgos' / 'kings'


Probably an anthroponym with a base rīg- (cf. rik, rikanas); the second part of the sequence is unclear. rikoi could be an abbreviation of a name whose second element begins with (rīgo-i̯...; Tibiletti Bruno 1978: 162); alternatively, -oi̯ could be the ending (dat. sg. or nom. pl.; Lejeune 1971: 127, n. 437). Cf. the coin legend kasiloi.

Literature: Morandi 1999: 185.