weatherhill at freenet.co.uk
Sun Jul 19 22:20:51 IST 2009
I stand corrected. Is there any MC textual evidence for syger, also
meaning lazy? This occurs as a mining term, and as a stream name.
On 19 Gor 2009, at 19:00, nicholas williams wrote:
> The word diek is attested in MC:
> na neill nyng o dyag the wull obereth da 'neither was he lazy to do
> good works' TH 2a
> On 19 Gor 2009, at 18:06, Craig Weatherhill wrote:
>> By way of example, OCV had 'dioc' - "lazy". This doesn't appear in
>> Middle Cornish texts and one might be forgiven for thinking it had
>> gone out of use.
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