[Spellyans] Late Cornish adaptations

Jon Mills j.mills at email.com
Fri Aug 1 09:09:41 IST 2008


Lhuyd (AB: 222) writes 'Kernûak'; John Boson writes 'Kernooak'. Nance's 'Kernewek' is erroneous.
Jon

> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Craig Weatherhill" <weatherhill at freenet.co.uk>
> To: "Standard Cornish discussion list" <spellyans at kernowek.net>
> Subject: Re: [Spellyans] Late Cornish adaptations
> Date: Thu, 31 Jul 2008 23:16:43 +0100
> 
> 
> Kernewek was Nance's own invention and is unattested.  UCR uses Kernowek
> (which is attested); RLC uses Kernuack and Kernuak, both of which are
> also attested.

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Dr. Jon Mills,
School of European Culture and Languages,
University of Kent


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