Teyrnon Twrf Liant

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[Bryth. Tigernonos, great king; W twrf liant, roar of the sea].

Lord of Gwent Is Coed in the first branch of the Mabinogi who, along with his wife, becomes a foster-parent of the child of Rhiannon and Pwyll, whom he names Gwri Gwallt Euryn [Golden Hair]. When Gwri is in his fourth year, Teyrnon realizes his resemblance to Pwyll and restores him to his birth parents, who call him Pryderi.

Subjects: Religion.

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