drutei

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Citation Form: drutos
Attestation: PG·1.3 (]sis / drutei : f : frater / eius / minimus : locau / it : et : statuit) (1)
Language: Cisalpine Gaulish
adapted to: Latin
Word Type: proper noun

Grammatical Categories:

Number: sg.
Gender: masc.
Stem Class: o

Morphemic Analysis: drut-ī Attention, needs to be checked!
Phonemic Analysis: drutī Attention, needs to be checked!
Meaning: of Drutos

Commentary

On the other side of the stele the same name is written druti. The two sides of the stele with nearly the same content have obviousely been written by two different stonemasons. Probably the writing with <-ei> should mark the long vowel . (Lejeune 1971: 31, fn. 78, 33, fn. 79)

Bibliography

Lejeune 1971 Michel Lejeune, Lepontica, Paris: Société d'Édition "Les Belles Lettres" 1971. (reprint of the article "Documents gaulois et para-gaulois de Cisalpine", Études Celtiques 12/2, 1970-1, pp. 357-500)

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