[Spellyans] 'stranger'

Christian Semmens christian.semmens at gmail.com
Fri Jan 2 20:09:59 GMT 2009


That would depend upon whether the Cornish word was a loan word from
English or French, surely? I was coming from the position of an
English loan.

Christian

2008/12/30 Michael Everson <everson at evertype.com>:

> We have no [ɛ:] in KS's recommendations. We have short [ɛ] and long [eː]. To
> achieve [stre:ndʒəɹ] we could only write <strênjer> or <strainjer>.
>
> For me, étranger leads to <straunjer>, but at this stage maybe we should
> look at the texts or this word and derivatives.
>
>
> Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com


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