[Spellyans] The Cornish for 'cousin'

Nicholas Williams njawilliams at gmail.com
Tue Jul 22 19:15:27 IST 2014


Kenderu is not in Lhuyd as a Cornish word with the meaning 'cousin'.
It occurs in AB twice as a Breton word. The idea that it was Cornish seems to come from Borlase.

On 22 Jul 2014, at 18:44, Craig Weatherhill <craig at agantavas.org> wrote:

>  Sources of attestation on Cornish are so limited.  However, if Lhuyd included <kenderu>, then that must mean that he, or his colleagues, heard it here in Cornwall.

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