Gaulish personal names

a study ofsome Continental Celtic formations by David E. Evans

Publisher: Clarendon P in Oxford

Written in English
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Includes index.

Statementby David Ellis.
The Physical Object
Pagination492p.,23cm
Number of Pages492
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Open LibraryOL20687609M

Browse below for Celtic Baby Names, which includes gender, meaning and origin. Finally, if you’re looking for a specific baby name or nationality, make sure to check out one of our many other categories. A great warrior woman of myth. Mythical king of Connaught. Defender of mankind. Druids is a book that I started reading without any preassumptions. Though there is a plot and characters, its the various customs and rituals of this ancient people that caught my imagination. Full of magic, power of Nature and how they incoperated into their way I came across this book, in some random bookstore.4/5. The component -on- is frequently found in the names of Gaulish or Gallo-Roman divinities including, besides Epona, such examples as Divona, Maponos, Carnonos, Matrona, Rigatona, Sirona [Jufer].However, it is also found in other contexts like personal names and in the names of months (such as Giamonios) [Lambert p] and there are divine names that do not have it, such as Esus. —Gaulish Goddess inscription [Markale, ] Celtic deities were venerated as indwelling spirits of natural sanctuaries: the waters, rocks and peaks, groves, the land itself. A multitude of names in Roman-era inscriptions name the attributes of Gaulish goddesses: Artio (bear), Epona (mare), Nehalennia (sea), the Matres or Matronae (Mothers).

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Gaulish names given to male individuals. The following 30 pages are in this category, out of 30 total. Gaulish personal names: a study of some Continental Celtic formations.

Ellis Evans. Clarendon P., - Names, Personal - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people Colbert de Beaulieu Compare PN d'Arbois de Jubainville dative DGVB Diviciacus Dottin ECMW etymology example Fleuriot Gallia Gaul Gaulish graffiti Graufesenque.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Evans, D. Ellis. Gaulish personal names. Oxford, Clarendon P., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. The various names Gaulish personal names book since classical times for the people known today Gaulish personal names book the Celts are of disparate origins.

The names Κελτοί (Keltoi) and Celtae are used in Greek and Latin, respectively, to denote a people of the La Tène horizon in the region of the upper Rhine and Danube during the 6th to 1st centuries BCE in Graeco-Roman etymology of this name and that of the.

Gaulish Personal Name Elements. Recently, I checked out a copy of Gaulish personal names: a study of some Continental Celtic formations, by D. Ellis I was reading it, I made a chart that included a number of Gaulsih name elements and his translations.

Asterix and Gaulish names. Close. Posted by 2 years ago. Archived. For the Roman area, this allows us to gather a large amount of personal names for Gaul or Germany. Many people in these lands conquered by the Romans retained traditional names, for various reasons, and so we can still observe these names in the surviving material.

Gaulish Personal Names: A Study of Some Continental Celtic Formations. Ellis Evans. At the Clarendon Press, - Names, Personal - pages.

0 Reviews. From inside the book coin legends Compare PN concerning d'Arbois de Jubainville dative DGVB Diviciacus Dottin ECMW etymology example Fleuriot Gallia Gaul Gaulish graffiti Graufesenque.

Pages in category "Gaulish given names" The following 33 pages are in this category, out of 33 total. Celtic Gaul name generator. This name generator will give you 10 random Celtic Gaul names. Gaul was a Western European region during the 6th or 5th to 1st centuries BC.

They were eventually conquered by the Romans, and the Romans influenced the Gauls greatly, both in terms of culture and technology. Gaulish Personal Names by David Ellis Evans,available at Book Depository with free delivery : David Ellis Evans.

Gaulish Personal Names A Study of some Continental Celtic Formations D. ELLIS EVANS This volume tries to elucidate some of the linguistic problems presented by Gaulish personal names book Celtic personal names which are attested in the Celtic inscriptions of Gaul.

It is the first major study of. Résumé (eng) More than forty years after the publication of D. Ellis Evans book, Gaulish Personal Names, the author endeavours to write a supplement to it, mainly with the intention to compile an etymological index to all newly discovered names, either from new inscriptions (Gaulish and Celtiberian), or from new readings published in the periodicals or in the new by: 6.

Add tags for "Gaulish personal names: a study of some continental Celtic formations, by D. Ellis Evans.". Be the first. Galatian is an extinct Celtic language once spoken by the Galatians in Galatia mainly in the north central lands of Asia Minor (modern Turkey) from the 3rd century BC up to at least the 4th century AD, although ancient sources suggest it was still spoken in the 6th century.

Galatian was contemporary with and perhaps closely related to the Gaulish xga. Its a straightforward Gaulish name, only the case-ending being Latin. ico- is a common prefix (Delamarre) in personal names and also place names, although the precise meaning is disputed.

A book about French personal names, over the last 1, years, written in French. There is an index, and some dates, but it is not very useful unless you read French.

The names are normalized, so the book doesn’t give necessarily give you period forms. Cathubodua (Proto-Celtic: *Katu-bodwā, "battle crow") is the name of a Gaulish goddess inferred from a single inscription at Mieussy in Haute Savoie, eastern France, which actually reads ATHVBODVAE AVG SERVILIA TERENTIA S L M.

The text's restitution as Cathubodua depends on the assumptions that an initial C has been lost and that the personal names ATEBODVAE, ATEBODVVS and ATEBODVI in 3 Gallia Aquitania: Abellio, Baco, Fagus, Sexarbores.

Is anyone aware of about when the Gaulish Celtic language ceased to be spoken. I'm quite sure it was a gradual process; by the First Century AD Latin would have already been the language of the social elite of Gaul, but I have seen Gaulish personal names dated to the 5th Century and beyond.

Common Brittonic was an ancient Celtic language spoken in is also variously known as Old Brittonic, British, and Common or Old the sixth century AD, this language of the Celtic Britons was starting to split into the various Neo-Brittonic languages: Welsh, Cumbric, Cornish, Breton and probably the Pictish ge family: Indo-European, CelticInsular.

Gaulish Language This page, from an excellent site on Indo-European langauges, discusses Gaulish in the context of the Indo-European and Celtic language groups.

It includes a Gaulish Glossary compiled from a variety of printed sources. Corpus of Gaulish inscriptions by Christopher Gwinn. This is the best Gaulish site on the Continue reading. The definitive study of early Celtic compound names has yet to be written, but a good place to start is D.

Ellis Evans' Gaulish Personal Names. While Gaulish and British were clearly different languages, at the time of the Roman invasion of Britain some of the southernmost tribes were only a couple of generations away from having lived on the.

Falileyev, Alexander, “‘New’ Gaulish personal names”, Keltische Forschungen 4 (): – journal article. gaulish personal names Download gaulish personal names or read online here in PDF or EPUB.

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Gaulish. Freeman notes that his list of elements comes from Evans’ Gaulish Personal Names (Oxford ) but leaves some ambiguity about the status of these elements in Galatian. For example, under ambi- he adds a translation “around, about”, and adds “or occasionally with an intensive force”.Author: Stephen Colvin.

The Decantae were a people of ancient Britain, known only from a single mention of them by the geographer Ptolemy c. From his general description and the approximate locations of their neighbors, their territory was along the western coast of the Moray Firth, in the area of the Cromarty y does not provide them with a town or principal place.

Effects of language contact on Roman and Gaulish personal names. In: Zimmer, Stefan. Kelten am Rhein. Akten des dreizehnten Internationalen Keltologiekongresses. Zweiter Teil: Philologie. Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, CopyCited by: 1.

There are Gaulish personal names like Alcovindos, meaning “white like the Alci” and place names like Alcobendas near Madrid, meaning “hills of the Alci.” Obviously, the “the sons riding on the horse” have something to do with being white.

Linguistic Comparison Test and mythology of some Gaulish theonyms, Chapter 6). Information about the religious, military and economic life of the Celts can be found in this book, especially from the proper names of people, places and rivers which it contains.

names without pronunciations are excluded from results * is a wildcard that will match zero or more letters in the pronunciation. example: *lee will match names which end with the sound lee (s) will match exactly one syllable in the pronunciation. example: (s)(s)ra will match names which have two syllables and then the sound rah (c) will match.

Old Irish Online Series Introduction and Gaulish Celtic (including the Galatian dialect). commór 'equally big', to be seen also in the personal names Gaulish Comaros and Old Breton Commor; (a) OIr. cruth 'form' from IE *k w ṛtus via *k w ritus (from which also the corresponding Welsh pryd).

Lacey is the transferred use of a baronial surname with Norman-French origins from a place name, the town of Lassy in northwestern France (named after a Gaulish personal name “Lascius”). Lascius appears to have Latin roots and may be a derivative of “lascivus” which means ‘playful, frolicsome, kittenish’.Other sources also contribute to knowledge of Gaulish: Greek and Latin authors mention Gaulish words, [19] personal and tribal names, [55] and toponyms.

A short Gaulish-Latin vocabulary (about 20 entries headed De nominib[us] Gallicis) called "Endlicher's Glossary", is preserved in a 9th century manuscript (Öst.

Nationalbibliothek, MS 89 fol. At least the Belgae leaders spoke Gaulish, as recorded p lace and personal names are Gaulish. In some places, tribal members must have also spoken a Germanic language, because occasionally Germanic tribes supplied soldiers to Gaulish allies battling other Gaulish tribes.

There’s evidence of a Belgic tribe keeping a British tribe as a client.