[Spellyans] "understand" in Cornish

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Fri Mar 6 14:57:16 GMT 2009


On 6 Mar 2009, at 14:33, Daniel Prohaska wrote:

> “It is <ùnderstondya> in KS and so should be <understondya> with  
> ambiguous vowel. If you write <cammùnderstondya> you imply  
> <cabmùnderstondya>; is this your intent?”
>
> There is no implication in the SWF that <mm> necessitates the Late  
> Cornish variant <bm>. <Mm>, <nn>, <ll> and <rr> retain the double  
> spelling when the syllable in question carries secondary stress.

You should write <camùnderstondya> nevertheless.

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





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