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Jul. 3rd, 2010

11:00 pm - Cycle camping: day 0

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Date:July 19th, 2010 03:10 pm (UTC)
Actually, "Gwareg" is pretty close to how I'd pronounce "Gouarec" in French. But the comparison to Welsh is more apt than you perhaps realise: they're both Brythonic Celtic languages, and thus pretty close to each other. When visiting Brittany a few years ago, I found it very odd to be served in shops by people with Welsh-looking names on their name-badges!
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Date:July 19th, 2010 03:12 pm (UTC)
Also, there are still some first-language Welsh speakers out there! They don't just have the signs to annoy visitors.
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