The Place-Names of Wales

Awdur(on) Hywel Owen

Iaith: Saesneg

Dosbarthiad(au): Welsh and Celtic Studies

  • March 2015 · 136 tudalen ·198x129mm

  • · Paperback - 9781783161645
  • · Ebook - pdf - 9781783161652
  • · Ebook - epub - 9781783161669

Am y llyfr

Arweinlyfr sydd yn egluro tarddiad, ystyron ac arwyddocad enwau llefydd yng Nghymru. Cyhoeddwyd gyntaf yn 1998.

Dyfyniadau

‘This book explores the origins and meanings of place-names in
Wales. It is an essential read for all those interested in our rich
cultural heritage and diverse linguistic history. A thoroughly
researched and authoritative work by a distinguished scholar.’
– Professor David A. Thorne

Cynnwys

Introduction
Abbreviations for the pre-1974 counties of Wales
Map of pre-1974 counties of Wales
Place-names
Further reading

Cyflwyno'r Awdur(on)

Awdur(on): Hywel Owen

Emeritus Professor Hywel Wyn Owen is an acknowledged authority on place-names in Wales, and was formerly director of the Place-Name Research Centre at Bangor University. He is a founder member of the Welsh Place-Name Society, Honorary Vice-President of the English Place-Name Society, and former president of the Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland.

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