Cornish-English dictionary

5000 Word Cornish Dictionary

A great companion for Cornish language learners, from beginner to intermediate level. Includes the most commonly used words in Cornish today. You can view the PDF dictionary on your smartphone or your iPad (using the free iBooks app).

5000 Word Cornish Dictionary


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5000 Word Cornish Dictionary

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Key Points

  • Includes the most important words in Cornish
  • Cornish-English and English-Cornish
  • Essential vocabulary marked in bold


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Online Cornish dictionary

This Cornish dictionary contains the 5000 most used words in Cornish which are essential for day to day communication. Along with the meaning of the word, the dictionary will also provide usage examples.

a house
ow chi
my house
agan chi
our house
hy chi
her house
y ji
his house
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About Cornish

Cornish is spoken by about 2000 people in the extreme south west of Britain. You'd like to improve your Cornish vocabulary? Download our Cornish PDF dictionary now and learn new Cornish words today!

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Basic words and phrases in Cornish

Learn to get by in Cornish with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Cornish phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

nebes kowetha
some friends
nebes keun
some dogs
nebes dydhyow
some days
nebes tus
some men
Basic words and phrases in Cornish
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Speak! Cornish

Speak! Cornish

Learn Cornish now. You'll begin with simple Cornish phrases and day to day vocabulary and advance at your own pace... seeing, listening and responding in Cornish. Fun to use and also fun to learn! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a comprehensive Cornish language course for Windows. If you have a Windows laptop, this will be an excellent way for you to learn Cornish.

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You can learn Cornish in just 9 easy steps.

You can go from beginner to fluent in Cornish in a short time and our nine-step Cornish learning guide will show you how. We'll be talking about Cornish greetings, nouns, adjectives and verbs. The guide provides an overview of each step in the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Cornish.

Cornish learning guide : Step 9

In the previous steps, you learned about Cornish greetings, Cornish nouns, Cornish adjectives and Cornish verbs. In this step, we highlight the use of possessive pronouns in Cornish. You'll learn phrases like ow chi, ow lyver and ow moes (my house, my book, my table). You'll also learn dha ji, dha lyver and dha voes (your house, your book, your table). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Cornish and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol.

On the Road! Cornish

On the Road! Cornish

Make the most of your trip to work by learning Cornish words and phrases on the way. With this audio CD, you'll learn 1000's of Cornish words & phrases in a very short time. The voice is in both Cornish and English. Just listen, absorb and enjoy! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a learn Cornish audio cd. If you have a CD player at home or in your car, this is the Cornish course for you.

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