Celtic composite name of unclear meaning, ‘he who strikes deep wounds’? [1. 74-75; 2. 219]. Together with Cotuatus, C. was the leader of a band of Carnutes who in 52 BC, killed and looted the merchants resident in Cenabum, including the eques C. Fufius Cita (Caes. B Gall. 7,3,1). C. is not identical with the Congonnetodubnus attested in Saintes (CIL XIII 1040; 1042-1045) [2. 181].
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Spickermann, Wolfgang (Bochum),
Brill’s New Pauly
, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry.
Consulted online on 21 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e303810>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510