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Brochfael Ysgithrog [Brochfael ap Cyngen]locked

(supp. fl. 6th cent.)
  • T. M. Charles-Edwards


Brochfael Ysgithrog [Brochfael ap Cyngen] (supp.fl. 6th cent.), king of Powys, enjoys a reputation enhanced by his son Tysilio, the saint of Meifod. A poem ascribed to Taliesin is in praise of another son, Cynan Garwyn. A cycle of verses put into the mouth of ...

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Bede, ed. and trans. B. Colgrave & R. A. B. Mynors, OMT (1969); repr. (1991)