Gwynedd

[gwin-eth]
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Historical Examples of gwynedd

  • A dreadful pestilence, which ravaged Gwynedd or North Wales in 560.

  • "He is a Temple Barholm, after all," said Gwynedd, with boldness.

    T. Tembarom

    Frances Hodgson Burnett

  • "Lady Gwynedd Talchester is teaching me," Tembarom answered.

    T. Tembarom

    Frances Hodgson Burnett

  • Griffith of Gwynedd and Owen of Cardigan have taught them that.

    Pabo, The Priest

    Sabine Baring-Gould

  • Chester was saved for a time and became the capital of the Welsh kingdom of Gwynedd.

    Cheshire

    Charles E. Kelsey


British Dictionary definitions for gwynedd

Gwynedd

noun
  1. a county of NW Wales, formed in 1974 from Anglesey, Caernarvonshire, part of Denbighshire, and most of Merionethshire; lost Anglesey and part of the NE in 1996: generally mountainous with many lakes, much of it lying in Snowdonia National Park. Administrative centre: Caernarfon. Pop: 117 500 (2003 est). Area: 2550 sq km (869 sq miles)
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