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Re: Animal Sounds like...

From:Padraic Brown <pbrown@...>
Date:Friday, November 20, 1998, 20:31
On Fri, 20 Nov 1998, Sally Caves wrote:

As good a topic as any to delurk for...

> > Sixteen animals. It looks as though the rule for animal nouns is "a" or > "o" endings... >
My guesses, with the Kernu and Brithenig equivalents.
>damabroh cow/bull vacca (milch cow), tarfs (bull), bois
(general bovines); dams (ox) tarw, gwach
>ykwa horse no one word for "horse": cavals, charger;
epo, sacred horse; march, marcca, variously workhorse or riding horse; estallo, stud; verets, light to mid duty carthorse. cafal
>kwermit mouse luccets llug >tohda monkey >kokly dove columma >rakkydna hawk >yno lamb >nykanel spider aruin >kohsa dog ca or cu can >yba sheep >moltro chicken gals, galu >feco duck anis, ana >vyo cat cats, catta cath >fulpa fox voulps >jyjak gull gos, gawea >marto badger brouch, broucca
I _know_ I got one right anyway! ;-)