[Spellyans] y-umlaut in 'Beunans Meriasek' ?
everson at evertype.com
Sun Nov 23 15:52:40 GMT 2008
On 23 Nov 2008, at 14:57, Craig Weatherhill wrote:
> What happens with the verb "passya", where the Y is unstressed? In
> Late Cornish (c.f. John of Chyannor), we're given "passiez". So, is
> this an exception? Is the past participle passys or passyes?
I would say it is passys if the verb is ['pasjə]; it would be passies
if the verb were [pas'i:əz]
Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com
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