[Spellyans] Chyow/Chiow

Craig Weatherhill craig at agantavas.org
Thu Apr 17 13:49:35 IST 2014


Is the plural of chy/chi attested as *chiow?  Yes, it is, in a West Penwith field name.

Parke an Hingeowe (Lanyon, Madron) 1670.  In a corner of this field are the medieval longhouse remains of the original Lanyon Farm.  (henjyow, "old houses").

Craig



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