Cornish meaning

kôr'nĭsh
Of or relating to Cornwall, its people, or the Cornish language.
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Of Cornwall or its people, language, or culture.
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Any of an English breed of domestic chickens often crossbred to produce roasters.
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One of several decorative rings around the barrel of a cannon; the next ring from the muzzle backwards.
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The Celtic language of Cornwall, related to Welsh and Breton.

There is a movement to revive Cornish.

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A town in Maine.
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A town in New Hampshire.
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A town in Oklahoma.
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A town in Utah, at the border with Idaho.
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Of or pertaining to Cornwall, a county of southwest England.
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Native to Cornwall.
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(collectively) The inhabitants of Cornwall, especially native-born.
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The Brittonic language of Cornwall, which has been extinct since the late 1700s.
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The Celtic language spoken in Cornwall until c. 1800, closely related to Breton and Welsh.
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Origin of cornish

  • Corn(wall) –ish
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition