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<p class=MsoNormal style='page-break-after:avoid'><font size=3 color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
color:navy'>Nance gives <b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>falgh</span></i></b>
and the plural <b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>fylghyow</span></i></b>,
George <b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>falgh</span></i></b>,
<b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>fylghyer</span></i></b>;
based on Breton <b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>falc’h</span></i></b>,
<b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>filc’hier</span></i></b>.
This appears to derive from Latin <b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;
font-style:italic'>falcem</span></i></b> (Deshayes’ “<i><span style='font-style:
italic'>Dictionaire Étymologique du Breton</span></i>”). Lhuyd’s <b><i><span
style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>fîlh</span></i></b>, <b><i><span
style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>filh</span></i></b> appears to be a
singular form, possibly derived from a plural form. Lhuyd’s </span></font><b><i><font
color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Gentium;color:navy;
font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>voụlz</span></font></i></b><font
color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Gentium;color:navy'>,
<b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>voulz</span></i></b>, <b><i><span
style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>v</span></i></b></span></font><b><i><font
color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Gentium;color:navy;
font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>ɐ</span></font></i></b><b><i><font
color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Gentium;color:navy;
font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>ụlz</span></font></i></b><font color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Gentium;color:navy'> may be
from Old French <b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>falz</span></i></b>
(George). No plural appears to be attested.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
color:navy'>In my dictionary I have given <b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;
font-style:italic'>falgh</span></i></b>, but also included fylgh as a Late
Cornish based form. Maybe Lhuyd’s <b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;
font-style:italic'>fîlh</span></i></b> is a plural.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
color:navy'>Dan</span></font><font color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-family:Gentium;color:navy'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal style='page-break-after:avoid'><b><font size=3 color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
color:navy;font-weight:bold'>From:</span></font></b><font color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Gentium;color:navy'> j.mills@email.com<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Sent:</span></b> Wednesday, November 04, 2009
11:51 AM</span></font><font color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-family:Gentium;color:navy'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
color:navy'>“</span></font><font size=2 color=black face=Arial><span
lang=EN-GB style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>Lhuyd (1707)
gives the following words for 'scythe': fîlh [58b]; filh [293a]; voụlz [58b];
voulz [293a]; v</span></font><font size=2 color=black face="MS Gothic"><span
lang=EN-GB style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"MS Gothic";color:black'>ɐ</span></font><font
size=2 color=black face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial;color:black'>ụlz [241a]. George (GKK) follows Nance (1938)
and gives "falgh". How should we spell this word.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
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