[Spellyans] valley in Cornish

Craig Weatherhill weatherhill at freenet.co.uk
Tue Jul 29 07:25:33 IST 2008


Of course, we need not restrict ourselves to nans or valy.  Luckily, 
Cornish is quite rich in its vocabulary, so we have the following 
alternatives:

com/comm/cobm:  small valley
cownans:  steep-sided valley
downans:  deep valley
glyn:  large valley
islonk:  chasm, abyss
keynans:  ravine
lonk:  gully
pans:  hollow
stras:  flat-bottomed valley
tenow:  valley, tributary valley

Craig





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