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Dafydd William (c. 1720—1794) Welsh-language hymn writer

Iwan Dafydd

Dafydd Nanmor

Edward Dafydd (c. 1602—1678) Welsh poet

Dafydd Gam (c. 1345—1415) warrior

Dafydd Nicolas (1700—1774) poet and schoolmaster

Dafydd Nanmor (fl. c. 1435—1500) poet

Dafydd Jones (1711—1777) hymn writer

Dafydd Iwan (b. 1943)

Iwan, Dafydd

Sion Dafydd Rhys (c. 1534—1625) grammarian

Wiliam Dafydd Llywelyn (c. 1526—1611) scribe of Welsh manuscripts

Dafydd ap Gwilym

Dafydd ap Gwilym (1315)

Dafydd ap Gruffudd


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[Hebrew, beloved, darling].

The most popular man's given name in Wales, counterpart of the English David, borne by countless figures in Welsh history. The patron saint of Wales, Dewi Sant (c.520-c.589), is known as David in English; he is never known as St Dafydd.

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