Thanks Hammy. Great tune. All the best.
On Fri, Jun 7, 2019 at 2:52 PM Colin Hamilton <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Hi Sean,
> The Kerfeunteun…that’s the actual spelling... is a suburb of the Breton
> town of Quimper, which is where I was when I wrote the tune. As to the
> meaning of Kerfeunteun
> That’s fairly straightforward as well. The Ker bit is the Breton
> equivalent of baile in Irish, and occurs in very many Breton place names.
> The feunteun is a Bretonisation of the French fontaine ( eng. fountain )
> So, of particular relevance to those from Cork, it would be The
> Fountainstown Jig!
> All the Best
> > On 6 Jun 2019, at 12:22, Sean Quinn <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > Thanks for that Hammy.....The Kerfunten ..... would you
> > like to enlighten us? I bet the answer is in the archives somewhere :-)
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