Genesis 1.1-31, translated by ?John Keigwin

Gwavas Collection, ff. 117r-119v. BL Add MS 28554. f.117r Verse Ye 1 En delathuaz deewe aveth wraz neave ha no are Ye 2d Hathera an noare Hebb Roath: ha veth ha tewlder wor bedgeth an downder: ha sperez deow reog gwayath wor bedgeeth an dowrow Ye 3d Ha Deewe Lauaraz Grenz boaz goollo: ha enna thera Gollo Ye 4th Ha Deewe welhaz an Gollo troua Daa: ha Deewe roeg Deberrhee an an [sic] gollo thurt an teulder: Ye 5th Ha Dewe a grihaz an Gollo deeth ha an teulder e a Grihaz noaaze ha gothewhar ha metten o an Kessa Jornah. Ye 6th Ha Deewe Lavarhaz: grenz ena booze Ebbarn En Creaze an Dowre ha grenz e Deberhe an dowr thurt an dowre Ye 7th Ha deewe wraz wrâz an Ebbarn ha theberhaz an dowrow Era en dadne an Ebbarn thort an dowrow Era Euuh: an Ebbarn ha an dellha E: tho f.117v 8th Ha Deewe Grihaz an ebbarn neeue ha gothuhar ha Metthen o a nessa Jornah 9 Ha Deew Lavarhaz Grenz an dowrow en dadn an Neeve boaze contellyes worbar the Edn telher, ha Grenz an Teere Zeeah disquethaz: ha andellha etho: – 10 Ha Deewe a Grihaz an Teere Zeah Noare, ha an Contellyah worbarh an dowre E a Grihaz Moare, ha andelha E tho. 11 Ha Deew lauarhaz Grens an noare drye rage Gwelze, ha lozo toan hauze, ha an Gwe[..] toan lavallo worler go hendah, ha go haez Etta go honnen wor an beaze, ha andella etho 12 Ha an noane noare a Droaz raag Gwelz ha an Loze reg dasker haaz ha an Gweeth toon laualo: ha go haaz ett go honnen woler go henda ha Deew gwelh[..] teroua daah. 13 ha gothuhar ha metton o an trydga jornah f.118r 14 Heew Ha Deew lavarhaz Grenz enna boaz Gollowder En Ebbarn neeue: tha deberrhe an deeth thort an nooze: ha grenz an Gye boaz rag Seenez ha rag termeniow ha ragg jornehow ha ragg blethednyow 15 Ha Grenze boaze rag gollowder En Ebbarn neaue: tha ry gollow wor an beaze ha an dellha etho 16 Ha Deew gwraz Deau Gollo broaz: an brossa tha rowly ahan [sic] Deeth ha an behattna tha rowlyah an noaz: Ewraz an Sterrez a weeth 17 Ha Dew go Zettyaz En Ebbarn neeue: tha ry Gollo wor an beeaze 18 Ha tha Rowlyah drez an Deeth ha drez an Noaz: ha tha Deberhee an gollo thurt an teulder ha deewe gwellaz troua Daa 19 Ha Gothewhar ha Metthen o an bezwarha Jorna 20 Ha Deew lauarhaz grenze an dowrho dri raag pur ueane: an Tacklow gwayah ez toane bownnaz: ha an Ethen ez a niigha Dreaz an Noar a Leaze en Ebbarn Neeue f.118v 21 ha Deew a treueth a waraze an poskaz broaz ha keneffra tra beaw ez a gwayah: reeg an dowrow dry raag: pur uear worler go kenda: ha keneffra Ethan Skelle worler Go kenda ha Deew wellhaz trova dah 22 ha Deew reg go benegaz an Giie lawl: bethow plenteth, ha Grew Cressia ha Lenar an dowrow en moare: ha Grenz an Ethen Cressia en boaze 23 Ha gothuhar ha methen o a pimphaz Jorna 24 Ha Deew Lauarhaz gwrenz an beaze dry raag an tacklow beawe worler go kendah an Chatthall ha a Tacklow Cramyhaz ha beasthaz an Gweale worler go hendah ha an delha E: Tho 25 Ha Deew wraezd bestaaez an beaz wor ler go kenda; ha an Chattall worler go kenda ha keneffra tra ez a cramyhaz wor an beaze worler go henda ha deew a wellhaz treuah dah 26 Ha Deew lauarhaz Gezzo ni Geele deene et agon Emadye ha po Carhani ha Gwrenz anGye gowhaz poohar drez an poskaz f.119r en moare ha drez an Ethen En Ebbarn ha drez an Chatthall: ha drez ol an beaze ha drez keneffra tra Cramyhaz ez a Craymyaz wor an beaze 27 Dellah Deew a traueth a wraaz deane pocara e honnen pocara deew a tra,veth ew: an gwraz bennaw ha gorrow a tra veth e ez gwraze 28 Ha deew reg go beneghaz: ha deew lauaraz thonze grew Cressha ha lenno an beaaze Ma thew pohar drez an poskaz on moare ha drez an Ethen En ebbarn ha drez keneffra tra Vew Ez a quayah wor an beeze 29 Ha deew lauaraz merro: E ma reaze gennan thu keneffra lazoan toane haaz a eze wor enapp an Noare: ha keneffra Gwethan a ez a toane haze Tha why: tra boaze ragg booze f.119v 30 Ha tha keneffra: bestaz an noore; ha tha keneffra ethan en ebbarne; ha tha keneffra tra ez a Crammiaz Cramiaz wor an beaze a eze tonne bownyaz Ema reaze gennam keneffra Lozoan Glaze ragg boaze ha an della e tho;
J. Keigwin - Genesis 1