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Eska, Joseph F., “Two notes on Continental Celtic”, Études Celtiques 27 (1990): 191–195.

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“Two notes on Continental Celtic”
Études Celtiques 27 (1990)
Études Celtiques 27 (1990).
Persée – Études Celtiques, vol. 27, 1990: <link>
Abstract (cited)
[FR] Joseph F. Eska, Deux notes de celtique continental
I. Dernière phrase de l’inscription celtibère de Botorrita : le verbe ŕusimus, 1re p. du pl., serait un «nous de majesté», le sujet étant un individu unique dénommé par plusieurs mots, dont ComPalCo-reś, «roi du Sénat» ; II. Le verbe TośoKoTe dans l’inscription gauloise cisalpine de Verceil comporte un pron. infixe *so- plutôt que *sto-.

[EN] Two notes on Continental Celtic
I. In the last sentence of the Hispano-Celtic inscription from Botorrita, the verb ŕusimus (1st pl.) is probably a “plurale maiestatis”, the subject being a single person named with different words (particularly ComPalCo-reś “king of the Senate”). II. In the Gaulish Cisalpine inscription from Vercelli the verb TośoKoTe includes an infixed pronoun *so- rather than *sto-.
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