[Spellyans] Goat

nicholas williams njawilliams at gmail.com
Sat Apr 4 15:58:47 IST 2009


‘Goat’
The only attestations I can find are:

Gavar ‘Capra [nanny goat]’ AB: 46b, 291b
Gavar, A goat, Gever [pl.] AB: 243a
Gever, Gever ul [pl.] Nicholas Boson [ul = oll]
ley, oghan, devas, ha gyffras [pl.] TH 27a

The dialect word gayver means ‘sea crayfish’ < *gavar mor.

On 4 Apr 2009, at 15:40, Michael Everson wrote:

> gavar, pl gever, gyfras

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://kernowek.net/pipermail/spellyans_kernowek.net/attachments/20090404/c404039b/attachment-0001.html>


More information about the Spellyans mailing list