Branwen

[ bran-wen ]
/ ˈbræn wɛn /
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noun Welsh Legend.

a sister of Bran: her son, by Matholwych, was killed by Evnissyen.

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Branwen

fem. proper name, from Welsh bran "raven" + (g)wen "fair." Daughter of Llyr, she was one of the legendary heroines of Wales.

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