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Pwyll

[pool] /pul/
noun, Welsh Legend.
1.
a prince who stole his wife, Rhiannon, from her suitor, Gwawl, and was the father of Pryderi.
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  • In the tale of Pwyll, the earliest reference to Annwfn occurs.

  • They are associated with the Pwyll group, and apparently opposed to that of Dôn.

  • Peradventure,” said Pwyll, “thou art of such dignity that thou shouldest not do so.

    The Mabinogion Lady Charlotte Guest
  • Verily,” said Pwyll, “what shall I do concerning my kingdom?

    The Mabinogion Lady Charlotte Guest
  • “I take Heaven to witness that I will not withhold it,” answered Pwyll.

    The Mabinogion Lady Charlotte Guest
  • My men,” said Pwyll, “is there any among you who knows yonder lady?

    The Mabinogion Lady Charlotte Guest
  • When he saw that it availed not to follow her, he returned to the place where Pwyll was.

    The Mabinogion Lady Charlotte Guest
  • Then said Pwyll, “O maiden, for the sake of him whom thou best lovest, stay for me.”

    The Mabinogion Lady Charlotte Guest
  • And when he came into the hall, he saluted Pwyll and his companions.

    The Mabinogion Lady Charlotte Guest
  • And Pwyll was silent because of the answer which he had given.

    The Mabinogion Lady Charlotte Guest

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