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Thread #120955   Message #2636416
Posted By: GUEST
20-May-09 - 07:19 AM
Thread Name: Cornish Nightingale
Subject: RE: Cornish Nightingale
They would hardly have had a word for it if the bird itself wasn't known in Cornwall

That's not good logic. Why do we have the English words Ostrich, Rhea etc?