[Spellyans] pronunciation of Gorsedh

Craig Weatherhill craig at agantavas.org
Sat Sep 10 18:48:29 IST 2011


I'd venture to suggest that when the word Gorsedd was adopted into  
Cornish, there weren't any Cornish phonetics to assimilate it to.  The  
revival had barely begun.

Craig



On 10 Gwn 2011, at 18:12, nicholas williams wrote:

> Not true. Once in Cornish the borrowing is assimilated to Cornish  
> phonetics.
> And Cornish phonetics is the question at issue.
>
>
> On 2011 Gwn 10, at 16:29, Daniel Prohaska wrote:
>
>>  It’s a borrowing from Welsh anyway, so there is no real way to say  
>> whether it’s mistaken or not.
>
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