|Attestation:||VB·3.2 (mou:ea) (1)|
|Word Type:||prob. proper noun|
|Semantic Field:||prob. personal name|
|Grammatical Categories:||nom. sg.|
|Morphemic Analysis:||in-ū Attention, needs to be checked!|
The sequence -ou is perhaps a spelling for the Celt. ending -ū of the nom. sg. of the on-stems. Either, this originally monophthongic ending developed really into the diphthong /-ou̯/, or the spelling is an orthographic compromise between the vernacular ending -ū and the Latinised ending -ō. Cf. the legend coppou beside coppo on Noric coins.