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MEURIG ab IDWAL FOEL (d. 986 ),

youngest son of Idwal Foel (q.v.) . Since he d. in the same year as his nephew, Cadwallon , king of Gwynedd , he was never apparently king himself. But the lineage of Rhodri Fawr was preserved in Gwynedd through his descendants — see Idwal ap Meurig .


  • A History of Wales: from the Earliest Times to the Edwardian Conquest


Professor Thomas Jones Pierce, M.A., F.S.A., (1905-1964), Aberystwyth

Published date: 1959