[Spellyans] A breakdown of Cornish vocabulary.

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Sat Aug 25 19:58:19 BST 2018


My answer is how I counter such remarks. 

Michael 

> On 25 Aug 2018, at 16:11, Craig Weatherhill <craig at agantavas.org> wrote:
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> That is not my point, Michael.  It's the origin of words that I'm after to counter these bigotted arguments on social media.  I fully understand that all languages (not just Celtic ones and English) contain loanwords, but loanwords should be identified for what they are.  Loanwords.
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> Craig
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> On 2018 Est 25, at 12:56, Michael Everson wrote:
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>> Every loanword in Cornish is still Cornish. 
>> 
>> No insular Celtic language is free from loanwords from Latin, from French, and from English. 




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