Hywel

 Welsh forename; pronounced howl.

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  • Hywel — may refer to:*Hoel, king of Brittany in Arthurian legend *Hywel Dda (died 950), or Hywel the Good, king of much of Wales, from Deheubarth *Huwal of the West Welsh, 10th century Welsh king, possibly identical to Hywel Dda *Hywel ab Owain Gwynedd… …   Wikipedia

  • Hywel — m Welsh: traditional name, originally a byname from a vocabulary word meaning ‘eminent, conspicuous’. This name was common in the Middle Ages and lies behind the Anglicized surname Howell. In the 20th century it has been revived and now enjoys… …   First names dictionary

  • Hywel Dda — King of Dyfed, Powys and Gwynedd Prince of Seisyllwg and Deheubarth King of Dyfed, Powys and Gwynedd Reign 942–950 Predecessor Idwal …   Wikipedia

  • Hywel ab Owain Gwynedd — (died 1170) was a Welsh poet and military leader. Hywel was the illegitimate son of Owain Gwynedd, prince of Gwynedd, and an Irishwoman named Pyfog. In recognition of this, he was also known as Hywel ap Gwyddeles (=Hywel son of the Irishwoman).… …   Wikipedia

  • Hywel Francis — MP Member of Parliament for Aberavon Incumbent Assumed office 7 June 2001 Preceded by John Morris Majority …   Wikipedia

  • Hywel ap Edwin — (tué en 1044) roi de Deheubarth de 1033 à 1044 Sommaire 1 Origine 2 Règne 3 Notes et références 4 Sources …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hywel ap Ieuaf — (died 985) was a King of Gwynedd in north west Wales from 979 to 985.Hywel was the son of Ieuaf ap Idwal who had ruled Gwynedd jointly with his brother Iago ab Idwal until 969. In that year the sons of Idwal quarrelled and Iago took Ieuaf… …   Wikipedia

  • Hywel Ab Owain Gwynedd — (parfois plus simplement Hywel ab Owain, ? – 1170) était prince et barde gallois. Il était fils illégitime d Owain Gwynedd, roi de Gwynedd et d une Irlandaise appelée Pyfog. C est pourquoi il est aussi connu sous le nom de Hywel ap Gwyddeles …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hywel ab Owain Gwynedd — (parfois plus simplement Hywel ab Owain, ? – 1170) était prince et barde gallois. Il était fils illégitime d Owain Gwynedd, roi de Gwynedd et d une Irlandaise appelée Pyfog. C est pourquoi il est aussi connu sous le nom de Hywel ap Gwyddeles …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hywel Ap Rhodri Molwynog — (? †825) également connu dans certaines généalogies comme Hywel Farf fehinog ap Caradog ( Barbe Graisseuse ) était un roi de Gwynedd. On pense qu Hywel était le fils de Rhodri le Chauve et Morne et le frère de Cynan Dindaethwy ap Rhodri. Il a été …   Wikipédia en Français

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