Ysbaddaden Chief-giant

[ is-ba-thad-n -cheef-jahy-uhnt ]
/ ɪs bæˈðæd n ˈtʃifˌdʒaɪ ənt /

noun Welsh Legend.

the father of Olwen.

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Words nearby Ysbaddaden Chief-giant

Yquem, yr., yrbk., yrs., Ysaye, Ysbaddaden Chief-giant, ysec, Yser, Yseult, Y-shaped ligament, Yssel
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