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LLWYD , YR USTUS ( fl. 14th cent. ), poet .

Poems by him are found in Jesus Coll. MS. 1 , Pen. MS. 118 , and N.L.W. MS. 4973 . His metres and his poems, as early examples of the compositions of the clêr or wandering poets are discussed by T. Gwynn Jones in Zeitschrift fûr Celtische Philologie , xvii, 167-76. See also G. J. Williams , Traddodiad Llenyddol Morgannwg , 113 and 134.


Griffith Milwyn Griffiths, M.A., Aberystwyth

Published date: 1959