Carmarthen

[ kahr-mahr-thuhn ]

noun
  1. a seaport in Carmarthenshire, in southern Wales.

Origin of Carmarthen

1
From Welsh Caerfyrddin, possibly “Merlin's Fort” (from Caermerlin ) or “Seaside Town” (from Latin Moridunum, the capital of the Celtic tribe Demetae)

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British Dictionary definitions for Carmarthen

Carmarthen

/ (kɑːˈmɑːðən) /


noun
  1. a market town in S Wales, the administrative centre of Carmarthenshire: Norman castle. Pop: 14 648 (2001)

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