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GWGON BRYDYDD ( fl. c. 1240 ), poet

nothing is known about him, but one example of his work remains, this being an elegy to prince Llywelyn ap Iorwerth — Cwrtmawr MS. 454 (554) , N.L.W. MS. 4973 (47) ; Pen. MS. 240 (13) ; Myv. Arch. , 1890 , 235.

Sources:

  • Cymru yn hanesyddol, parthedegol, a bywgraphyddol , 1875 ;
  • J. Davies , Antiquæ linguæ Britannicæ et linguæ Latinæ, dictionarium duplex , 1632

Author:

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

Published date: 1959