[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: Daleks from Cambria
Andrew Fferreir yscrifef:
> I'm not sure what Krankor's Sign is [...]
It's a literal sign (a board attached to a pole) saying "Word Order!"
in English, and I believe it physically exists. However, it is only
notionally that people are hit on the head with it when they
> I think in colloquial Brithenig culpa survives as colff. It should be in
> the lexicon.
Distinguo. "Culp" (n.) would be "fault", whereas "colff" (n.) would be
"blow, hit"; an excellent case of "learned" vs. "popular" terms.
John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan email@example.com
You tollerday donsk? N. You tolkatiff scowegian? Nn.
You spigotty anglease? Nnn. You phonio saxo? Nnnn.
Clear all so! 'Tis a Jute.... (FW 16.5)