Hywel Dafi

  • fl. c.1440 – c.1485
  • Welsh poets
Hywel ap Dafydd ab Ieuan ap Rhys, al. Hywel Dafi, Welsh poet

See also: Guto'r GlynGuto’r Glyn
(fl. c.1431–c.1490)
Welsh poet who produced a substantial body of praise poetry. His patrons included men such as Sir Richard Gethin of Builth, William Herbert of Raglan, Sir Roger Kynaston of Knockin and Henry Griffith of Newcourt.
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Welsh biography online, Online: National Library of Wales, 2009–present. URL: <>.
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