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DAFYDD MEIFOD ( fl. c. 1600 ), poet ;

a native of Meifod, Mont. Only one of his poems remains in manuscript, this being a religious cywydd . (This same poem is, however, attributed in various other manuscripts to five other poets .)

Sources:

  • ‘Dictionary of Welsh Biography.’ 27 vols., N.L.W. MSS. 9251–77 ;
  • Cymru yn hanesyddol, parthedegol, a bywgraphyddol , 1875 ;
  • Enwogion Cymru. A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Welshmen , 1852 ;
  • Jones and Lewis , Mynegai i Farddoniaeth y Llawysgrifau , 1928 .

Author:

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

Published date: 1959