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Cynddylan (fl. c. 606—651) king in Wales

 

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Perhaps historical (7th cent.?) female narrator of the 9th- or 10th-century Canu Heledd [Song of Heledd], last surviving member of the Powys dynasty, who laments the loss of her family and lands, and especially of her king, Cynddylan.

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