[Spellyans] The Pronounciation of 'r' in traditional Cornish

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Mon Mar 27 18:19:37 IST 2017


Give a proper citation in AB please. 

> On 27 Mar 2017, at 18:05, Harry Hawkey <bendyfrog at live.com> wrote:
> 
> Michael Everson wrote:
> 
> Lhuyd would probably have heard [mɛːn] in early Modern English but he might not have been able to distinguish this from [mæːn]
> 
> But surely Welsh 'bras'  (Lhuyd 'brâs') has neither of these sounds?





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