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Attestation: BI·7 (ṣịṇus:uịnḍonus) (1)
Language: Celtic
adapted to: Latin
Word Type: proper noun
Semantic Field: patronymic

Grammatical Categories: gen. sg. masc.
Stem Class: on

Morphemic Analysis: u̯ind-onos
Phonemic Analysis: /indonus/
Meaning: '(son) of Uindu'


Genitival patronym of an on-stem u̯indū; the Celtic ending -onos is inexpertly Latinised by replacing final -os with -us as would be done with o-stem nominative endings, rather than replacing the entire ending with its Latin equivalent -onis.

Corinna Salomon