What does Cornish mean?

Definitions for Cornish
ˈkɔr nɪʃCor·nish

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Cornish(noun)

    a Celtic language spoken in Cornwall

  2. Cornish, Cornish fowl(adj)

    English breed of compact domestic fowl; raised primarily to crossbreed to produce roasters

  3. Cornish(adj)

    of or related to Cornwall or its people or the Cornish language


  1. Cornish(Noun)

    The inhabitants of Cornwall, especially native-born.

  2. Cornish(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to Cornwall, a county of southwest England.

  3. Cornish(Adjective)

    Native to Cornwall.

  4. Cornish(ProperNoun)

    The Celtic language of Cornwall, related to Welsh and Breton.

    There is a movement to revive Cornish.

  5. cornish(Noun)

    One of several decorative rings around the barrel of a cannon; the next ring from the muzzle backwards.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cornish(adj)

    of or pertaining to Cornwall, in England

  2. Cornish(noun)

    the dialect, or the people, of Cornwall


  1. Cornish

    Cornish is a town in Sullivan County, New Hampshire, United States. The population was 1,640 at the 2010 census. Cornish has three covered bridges. Each August, it is home to the Cornish Fair.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cornish

    korn′ish, adj. pertaining to Cornwall.—n. the people or dialect of Cornwall.—n. Corn′ishman.

How to pronounce Cornish?

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How to say Cornish in sign language?

  1. cornish


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cornish in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cornish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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    a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause)
    • A. elan
    • B. muddle
    • C. abandon
    • D. ditch

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