[Spellyans] Easter morning, etc.

Owen Cook owen.e.cook at gmail.com
Wed Nov 12 13:14:59 GMT 2008


Wouldn't a range of spelling of this type normally imply Middle Cornish /ø/?
~~Owen

2008/11/12 nicholas williams <njawilliams at gmail.com>:
> It is the Cornish word for 'day' .
> It is always either <du/dew> or <de>:
>
> duyow hamlos PC 654
> hezyv sur yv dugwener BM120
> dugol myhal yv henna BM 2077
> dugol myhall byth henna BM 2201
> kyns ys dumerher the nos BM 2254
> Dewsull blegyow pan ese PA 27a
> en gyth o deyow hablys PA 41c
> me a vyn mones deyow prest the helghya BM 3159-60
> deow habblys SA 66
> Degl stûl 'Epiphania' AB: 57a
> Kova tha gwitha benigas De Zil John Boson
> Kovy dha kuitha benigas Dezil Gwavas MS 106r
> I can find no example with *<dy>.
> Nicholas




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