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<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><font size=3 color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
color:navy'>Nicholas, <o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><font size=3 color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
color:navy'>There is some justification in <b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;
font-style:italic'>gwenton</span></i></b>, in the place names that Craig
mentioned, but also in ‘aging’ the OC form <i><span
style='font-style:italic'>guaintoin</span></i> which Lhuyd’s form and the
forms Pryce cites are ultimately taken from. OC <b><i><span style='font-weight:
bold;font-style:italic'>ai</span></i></b> > MC <b><i><span style='font-weight:
bold;font-style:italic'>e</span></i></b> is a regular well documented change.
Having said that I would have preferred <b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;
font-style:italic'>gwaynten</span></i></b> ‘spring’ but I can live
with <b><i><span style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>gwenton</span></i></b>.
<o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><font size=3 color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
color:navy'>Dan<o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><font size=3 color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
color:navy'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><font size=3 color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
color:navy'>-----------------------------------<o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><font size=3 color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
color:navy'>Nicholas a scrifas:<o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><font size=3 color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
color:navy'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><font size=3 face=Gentium><span
lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium'>“The SWF writes gwenton,
which is based on KK gwenton.</span></font></span><font color=navy
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Gentium;color:navy'> </span></font><span
class=apple-style-span><font face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:
Gentium'>The attested forms are:</span></font></span><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><font size=3 face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Gentium'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><b><i><font size=3
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;
font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>guaintoin</span></font></i></b></span><span
class=apple-style-span><font face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:
Gentium'> OCV</span></font></span><font face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-family:Gentium'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><i><font size=3 face=Gentium><span
lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;font-style:italic'>Houl
sooth, Tor lean, paravy an <b><span style='font-weight:bold'>gwaynten</span></b></span></font></i></span><span
class=apple-style-span><font face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:
Gentium'> Scawen MSS</span></font></span><font face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-family:Gentium'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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  style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>Guainten</span></font></i></b></span></st1:City><span
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 Gentium'> <st1:State w:st="on">AB</st1:State></span></font></span></st1:place><span
class=apple-style-span><font face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:
Gentium'>: 171a</span></font></span><font face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-family:Gentium'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Gentium'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><font size=3 face=Gentium><span
lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium'>There is no
justification for <i><span style='font-style:italic'>gwenton</span></i>.<font
color=navy><span style='color:navy'>”</span></font></span></font></span><font
face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Gentium'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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