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)
>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.
>kwermit mouse luccets llug
>kokly dove columma
>nykanel spider aruin
>kohsa dog ca or cu can
>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! ;-)