Re: OT: Interesting article
|From:||Daniel Prohaska <danielprohaska@...>|
|Date:||Friday, February 2, 2007, 15:04|
From: "R A Brown" <ray@...>
Sent: Wednesday, January 31, 2007 8:41 PM
> Benct Philip Jonsson wrote:
>> I incidentally found this interesting article on a different
>> subject while searching for an online version of the
>> reichenau Glosses.
> In which I read: "Musing on the supposed last speakers of Dalmatian,
> Prussian, and Cornish ....."
> Cornish was revived in the last century (and now exists AFAIK in 4 main
> incarnations). Have there been similar attempts to revive Dalmatian and/or
> Prussian? If so, does anyone know how successful have these attempts been?
Apart from my own attempts to reconstruct Vegliot (Dalmatian of the island
of Krk/Veglia where the language survived longest), I know of no movement to
There is a small revival movement of Prussian. I don't know numbers or
whether there are active speakers yet.