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A Brittonic kingdom in southwestern Yorkshire ruled in the later 6th century by Gwallawg, a king celebrated in two early Welsh poems attributed to Taliesin. Edwin of Deira conquered Elmet in the early 7th century, expelling its king, Ceredig.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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