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Cwmbran

[ koom-brahn ]

noun

  1. a town in Torfaen, in southeastern Wales.


Cwmbran

/ ˌkuːmˈbrɑːn /

noun

  1. a new town in SE Wales, in Torfaen county borough, developed in the 1950s. Pop: 47 254 (2001)


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Word History and Origins

Origin of Cwmbran1

From Welsh Cwmbrân, equivalent to cwm “valley” + brân “(of the) crow”

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