Rhys ap Hywel

about 1272–
Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Rhys ap

Rhys ap Hywel was born about 1272, in Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom as the son of Hywel " Ddu" ap Rhys. He had at least 1 son.

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    Hywel " Ddu" ap Rhys

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Name Meaning

A Welsh name. Some write the name "Hoel," which they translate as "lordly." This name may come from "huail," meaning a vice regent or regent. One authority derives the name from the Cornish-British word "houl," the sun, meaning high or exalted. Hywel likely comes from "hywel," conspicuous. Howel is the English form of Hywel.

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