SIANCYN FYNGLWYD (fl. c. 1470), poet

Name: Siancyn Fynglwyd
Child: Dafydd ap Siancyn Fynglwyd
Gender: Male
Occupation: poet
Area of activity: Poetry
Author: Ray Looker

a native, presumably, of South Wales. Nothing is known of his life, but a few of his poems remain in manuscript. These include two cywyddau to Sir Rhys ap Thomas of Dynevor when he was a young man (Pen. MS. 83 (70), Llanstephan MS 30 (435)). His son, Dafydd Fynglwyd, was also a poet.


Published date: 1959

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