innovation, renewal


nowedhi: to renew


-yans: nominalization


This is a calque translation of the word innovation which comes from Latin literally meaning “renewal.” I figured that a word that is as abstract as this would need to have a direct translation from the original Latin.


  • “Cornish Dictionary – Gerlyver Kernowek.” Akademi Kernowek.
  • Innovatio. Wiktionary.
  • Williams, Nicholas. “Desky Kernowek: A Complete Guide To Cornish.” 4th Edition. Evertype. 2013.

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