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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:Gentium;color:navy'>And that’s exactly the
situation in Breton:<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:Gentium;color:navy'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:Gentium;color:navy'>/liw/ ‘colour’<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:Gentium;color:navy'>/bẹw, tẹ̣w/ ‘alive,
thick’<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:Gentium;color:navy'>/blɛ̣</span></font><span
class=Gentium9Char><font size=2 color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:11.0pt;color:navy'>ˑ</span></font></span><font size=2
color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:
Gentium;color:navy'>w, lɛ̣</span></font><span class=Gentium9Char><font size=2
color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;color:navy'>ˑ</span></font></span><font
size=2 color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:11.0pt;
font-family:Gentium;color:navy'>w/, etc. ‘hair, league/rudder’<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:Gentium;color:navy'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p>

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style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:Gentium;color:navy'>Steve Hewitt<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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11.0pt;font-family:Cambria;color:navy'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=2 face=Tahoma><span lang=EN-US
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Tahoma;font-weight:bold'>From:</span></font></b><font
size=2 face=Tahoma><span lang=EN-US style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Tahoma'>
spellyans-bounces@kernowek.net [mailto:spellyans-bounces@kernowek.net] <b><span
style='font-weight:bold'>On Behalf Of </span></b>Daniel Prohaska<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Sent:</span></b> Friday, February 11, 2011
4:09 PM<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>To:</span></b> '<st1:PersonName w:st="on">Standard
 Cornish discussion list</st1:PersonName>'<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Subject:</span></b> Re: [Spellyans] lyw &
lew</span></font><span lang=EN-US><o:p></o:p></span></p>

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

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;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'>I took it, therefore, that "lew" in <st1:place
w:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on">Jordan</st1:country-region></st1:place>
(1611) was indicative of a sound change between Middle and Late Cornish.</span></font><font
color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Gentium;color:navy'>”<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><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></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 color=navy face=Gentium><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Gentium;color:navy'>Unlikely, as Lhuyd
writes <<i><span style='font-style:italic'>liu</span></i>> and <<i><span
style='font-style:italic'>liụ</span></i>> for ‘colour’, <<i><span
style='font-style:italic'>bêụ</span></i>> ‘alive’ and <<i><span
style='font-style:italic'>têụ</span></i>> ‘thick’. That shows that old /iw/
remained distinct while old /ɪw/ and /ew/ coalesced.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><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></p>

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

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<p class=MsoNormal><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'>
Dr Jon Mills<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Sent:</span></b> Friday, February 11, 2011
3:07 PM<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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style='font-size:12.0pt'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=black face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>The word for 'colour' is
attested as follows.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=black face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>Pascon agan Arluth: lyw.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=black face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>Ordinalia: lyv, lyw.<br>
I took it, therefore, that "lew" in <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:country-region
 w:st="on">Jordan</st1:country-region></st1:place> (1611) was indicative of a
sound change between Middle and Late Cornish.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=black face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>Ol an gwella,<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:black'>Jon<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=black face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>_____________________________________
<br>
Dr. Jon Mills, <br>
<st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType w:st="on">University</st1:PlaceType> of <st1:PlaceName
 w:st="on">Kent</st1:PlaceName></st1:place><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:black'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:12.0pt'><font size=2 color=black
face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
color:black'>-----Original Message-----<br>
From: nicholas williams <njawilliams@gmail.com><br>
To: <st1:PersonName w:st="on">Standard Cornish discussion list</st1:PersonName>
<spellyans@kernowek.net><br>
Sent: Fri, Feb 11, 2011 1:18 pm<br>
Subject: Re: [Spellyans] lyw & lew<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><font size=1 color=black
face=Georgia><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:Georgia;
color:black'>And then there is also the question of Tregear's <lew>
'flood' and <lew> 'colour' in CW.</span></font></span><font size=2
color=black face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:
Arial;color:black'> <o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><span class=apple-style-span><font size=1 color=black
face=Georgia><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:Georgia;
color:black'>The form <i><span style='font-style:italic'>lew</span></i>
'colour' means that the minimal pair <i><span style='font-style:italic'>liu</span></i>
~ <i><span style='font-style:italic'>leu</span></i> may not be so.</span></font></span><font
size=1 color=black face=Georgia><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:9.0pt;
font-family:Georgia;color:black'><br>
</span></font><span class=apple-style-span><font size=2 color=black
face=Georgia><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Georgia;
color:black'>....</span></font></span><font size=2 color=black face=Arial><span
lang=EN-GB style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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