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DAFYDD ap RHYS O FENAI (or O'R FENNI) ( fl. c. 1550 ), a poet

whose home was, apparently, near Abergavenny, Mon. One poem only remains of his work, a poem in praise of God.

Sources:

  • NLW MSS 644 (B. 28b), (‘Dd ap Rys ap Evenni’), 695 (E. 35), 1559 (B. 590), 13079 (B. 12b), 13168 (A. 60);
  • Cymru yn hanesyddol, parthedegol, a bywgraphyddol (1875) ;
  • Enwogion Cymru. A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Welshmen (1852) ;
  • Geiriadur Bywgraffyddol o Enwogion Cymru , i, 93.

Author:

Ray Looker, (Mrs Ray Morgan), Cardiff / Rhymni

Published date: 1959