NOVIUS (Νοούϊος, Ptol. 2.3.2), a river on the W. coast of Britannia Barbara, or Caledonia, flowing into the estuary Ituna (or Solway Firth), now the Nith. [T.H.D]
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.