HUW ap DAFYDD ap LLYWELYN ap MADOG (or HUW LLWYD ap DAFYDD ap LLYWELYN ap MADOG, according to Llanstephan MS 125 (439)) (fl. c. 1526-1580), a poet

Name: Huw ap Dafydd ap Llywelyn ap Madog
Gender: Male
Occupation: poet
Area of activity: Poetry
Author: Ray Looker

of whose life nothing is known. A few examples of his poetry remain in manuscripts; these include an elegy upon Tudur Aled and a poem of praise to Pirs Griffith.


Published date: 1959

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