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Pwyll

[pool]
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noun Welsh Legend.
  1. a prince who stole his wife, Rhiannon, from her suitor, Gwawl, and was the father of Pryderi.
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Historical Examples

  • In the tale of Pwyll, the earliest reference to Annwfn occurs.

    The Religion of the Ancient Celts

    J. A. MacCulloch

  • They are associated with the Pwyll group, and apparently opposed to that of Dôn.

  • “I take Heaven to witness that I will not withhold it,” answered Pwyll.

    The Mabinogion

    Lady Charlotte Guest

  • Peradventure,” said Pwyll, “thou art of such dignity that thou shouldest not do so.

    The Mabinogion

    Lady Charlotte Guest

  • When he saw that it availed not to follow her, he returned to the place where Pwyll was.

    The Mabinogion

    Lady Charlotte Guest