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Hywel ab Owain Gwyneddlocked

(d. 1170)
  • A. D. Carr


Hywel ab Owain Gwynedd (d. 1170), prince of Gwynedd and poet, was the eldest son of Owain Gwynedd (d. 1170), king of north Wales; his mother, Pyfog (or Ffynod), was Irish. After the reconquest of Ceredigion in 1136 by Owain and his brother ...

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