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MORUS GETHIN ( fl. c. 1525 ), poet .

At least two examples of his work remain in manuscripts. They are elegies to Tudur Aled , and Gruffudd Rhydderch of Tregayan . Two elegiac englynion composed by Morus Dwyfech (q.v.) on the poet 's death are also preserved.

Sources:

  • Llanstephan MSS. at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth 123 (227), 124 (338);
  • Mostyn MS. at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth 161 (167);
  • NLW MS 1559 (102);
  • ‘Dictionary of Welsh Biography.’ 27 vols., N.L.W. MSS. 9251–77 ;
  • Enwogion Cymru. A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Welshmen , 1852 .

Author:

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

Published date: 1959