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This Proto-Celtic entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.



From *uɸor- (over) +‎ *tigernos (lord, master).

Proper noun[edit]

*Uɸortigernos m

  1. A male given name


Masculine o-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *Uɸortigernos
vocative *Uɸortigerne
accusative *Uɸortigernom
genitive *Uɸortigernī
dative *Uɸortigernūi
instrumental *Uɸortigernū



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  2. ^ Jones, Charles W. (ed.), Beda Venerabilis (1977) De temporum ratione liber, Corpus Christianorum Series Latina 123B
  3. ^ Dumville, David N. (1973), “A new chronicle-fragment of early British history”, in The English Historical Review, 88, page 314: “Annos CCCCXLVIIII Martinus cum Ualentiniano imperium su[scip]iens et vii annis [tenuit]; quorum tempore Angli, a Uuertigerno Brittonum rege arcessiti, Brittaniam adierunt quorum dux erat Hengist filius Ohta.”
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