[Spellyans] <kk> and <ck>
eddie_climo at yahoo.co.uk
Wed Dec 17 21:12:50 GMT 2008
On 17 Dec 2008, at 17:30, Craig Weatherhill wrote:
> Interesting question. In the word <bucca>, for example, the
> traditional spelling in dialect is invariably <cc>. I think Nance
> spelt it <kk>.
Actually, Nance 1938 has:
> bucca ...pl. bukkyas
Williams 2006 has:
> hobgoblin. bucka ... pl. buckyas
On the RLC side, Kennedy 2006 agrees with NJAW (bucka), while Gendall
2008 agrees with Nance (bucca).
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