[Spellyans] cùsul

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Mon Feb 2 15:30:10 GMT 2009


On 2 Feb 2009, at 15:15, Daniel Prohaska wrote:

> I should have realised this, especially since I know Revived Late  
> Cornish always had <cussel>. I will correct this error immediately  
> in the dictionary. I wonder, if the stressed vowel isn’t /y/, but / 
> U/, how to spell this in the SWF. The only graph I’d be allowed to  
> use would be <o>, thus <kossel>~<cossel>.

In this matter, Dan, I believe you should retain the ambiguous <u> and  
write <kussel>~<cussel>. We do write <cùssul>. Also the /y/ comes back  
in the final syllable in derived forms (cùssulya not cùsselya) so the  
ending should be {-ul>.

Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com





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