Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion

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(Welsh: Anrhydeddus Gymdeithas y Cymmrodorion), a learned society founded in 1751 by a group of Welshmen in London and re-formed in 1820 and 1873.

See also: John Davies [Sanskritist]Davies (John) ... Sanskritist
(d. 1890?)
English clergyman of Welsh parentage, one-time rector of Walsoken in Norfolk (1857-1871) and a linguist known for contributions to Sanskrit, English and Celtic languages. He was a graduate of St John's College and a member of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion and Royal Asiatic Society.
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Lewis Morris [d. 1765]Morris (Lewis) ... Llewelyn Ddu o Fôn
Llewelyn Ddu o Fôn ... d. 1765
Welsh scholar and land surveyor. He and his brother Richard founded the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion.
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Richard Morris [d. 1779]Morris (Richard) ... d. 1779
Welsh antiquary, brother of Lewis, William and John Morris, and founder of the Cymmrodorion Society.
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Y Cymmrodor: The Magazine of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion (journal), Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion, 1877–1951

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