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Layamon

[ ley-uh-muhn, lah-yuh- ]
/ ˈleɪ ə mən, ˈlɑ yə- /
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noun

flourished c1200, English poet and chronicler.

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Layamon

Lawman (ˈlɔːmən)

/ (ˈlaɪəmən) /

noun

12th-century English poet and priest; author of the Brut, a chronicle providing the earliest version of the Arthurian story in English
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