Tag: Cornish language

Gaelic, Scottish, and Welsh loanwords

Welsh, Scottish, and Gaelic loanwords

One of the facets of English that makes a job working with dictionary data so interesting is its readiness to appropriate loanwords from other languages – seeing the etymology of a familiar word such as ‘ketchup’ for example, and finding it probably has its origins in Chinese. Everybody needs good neighbours We see plenty of […]

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