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Subject: Re: Minks at Clonmacnoise
From: Alexei Kondratiev <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Scholars and students of Old Irish <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Wed, 21 Jun 2000 12:29:47 EDT
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In a message dated 6/21/0 3:09:40 PM, [log in to unmask] wrote:

<<There are, however, Gaulish personal names like Magounus and Magunia, which

seems to parallel the divine name Mogounos (linked to Grannus in CIL 13,

5315, a variant of Mogons. The name may perhpas also be realted to the Irish

Maghain (*Magonia), a variant of Mugain (*Magunia), wife of Conchobar. D. E.

Evans allows the possibility that the names in Mog- may stem from a variant

form of Mag- "youth/servant."

>>

Wasn't one of Patrick's given names _Magonius_?
Alexei

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