Onomastics is the study of names and the process of naming, and anthroponomastics is the study of personal names, as generally applied to people (anthroponyms),…View More An Introduction to Cornish Onomastics
The ability to communicate effectively about the phonology of a language, particularly when it is no longer spoken relies on having a standard notation for…View More What is IPA?
Thought for the day: Padel has the patron saint of Madron as a male, Matronus. But the meaning is the root *Matrona, an Italo-Celtic, Latin…View More Matron or Man-Mother?
When asked what would be a suitable name for a new female puppy, what could I do? Some head scratching and browsing of a list…View More Cornish Dog’s Names?
An exact coding of the Cornish place name Amalebra, results in a reverse lookup against the address ‘Furze Croft’. Unless action is taken dozens or…View More Cornish Place Names ‘Vanish’ from the Record
No one can seem to agree on the meaning of the name ‘Tintagel’, even though its ancient name appears to be well known as *Durocornovii.…View More Musings on the name ‘Tintagel’