eχs-

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Type: lexical
Meaning: 'out of, without'
Language: Celtic
Phonemic analysis: /eks/-
From PIE: *h₁eǵhs 'out (of/from)'
From Proto-Celtic: *eχs-
Attestation: esanekoti, eskiko, eskikorikos, esopnos, exobna

Commentary

Well attested lexically and as prefix in personal names, often spelled ⟨exs⟩- or ⟨es⟩-. Cf. GPN: 202 f., DLG: 169, Delamarre 2007: 221 et passim, Matasović 2009: s.v. *exs, Wodtko 2013: 226, Dunkel 2014 II: 205 (*hs).

Corinna Salomon

Bibliography

Delamarre 2007 Xavier Delamarre, Noms de personnes celtiques dans l'épigraphie classique. Nomina Celtica Antiqua Selecta Inscriptionum, Paris: Errance 2007.
DLG Xavier Delamarre, Dictionnaire de la langue gauloise. Une approche linguistique du vieux-celtique continental, 2nd, revised edition, Paris: Errance 2003.
Dunkel 2014 George E. Dunkel, Lexikon der indogermanischen Partikeln und Pronominalstämme, Heidelberg: Winter 2014.
GPN David Ellis Evans, Gaulish Personal Names. A Study of Continental Celtic Formations., Oxford: Clarendon Press 1967.