[Spellyans] 'Valley' in Cornish

nicholas williams njawilliams at gmail.com
Tue Jul 29 10:19:41 IST 2008


Eddie was not hard at all. I should have noticed nanssow and didn't.
Since the word was obsolete by Lhuyd's time, I shall continue to avoid  
it to mean 'valley'.

Nicholas


On 29 Jul 2008, at 09:27, Jon Mills wrote:

>  think that you are being a bit hard on Nicholas, Eddie. It is very  
> easy to overlook an attestation and it is very difficult to be sure  
> that you have found all attestations of a given lexical item. There  
> is no shame in being corrected for an oversight. I, myself, have  
> been corrected several times on this list, for which I am grateful.





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