From Middle English cornwale, cornwaile, from Old English Cornwealas ("Cornwall, inhabitants of Cornwall"), from Proto-Celtic *karnos ("horn") (compare horn) + Old English wealh. Compare Wales/Welsh, Walloon, Gaul.
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