Mudcat Café Message Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafeawe

User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
diesel BS: 100 thousand welcomes (20) RE: BS: 100 thousand welcomes 23 Jun 02

Its better when you realise the language is still a spoken live language. Though sad to think how much we have lost.

My favourite is in things like place names "Dublin - Dubh Linn - the black pool - where the river Poddle meets the river Liffey giving a deep water at the site of the citys establishment.

In Scotland they have the Cairngorm mountains or "the blue stone mountains"

Such a descriptive way of things

Derry - Doire - The Oak tree, Belfast - Beal Feirste - mouth of the river ......and on the language goes - or went


Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.