The Place-Names of Wales

This volume selects some of the better-known place-names in Wales and provides evidence of historical forms and dates, to explain the origin and meaning of place-names and to interpret the name in the context of landscape, history and language. It gives a grid reference and the historical county for each name, explaining the importance and relevance of place-name study, and includes a helpful guide to some sound-changes relating to the Welsh language.
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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: February 2015
  • English
  • 9781783161645
  • United Kingdom
  • Paperback
  • Primary Price: 11.99 GBP
  • Pages: 136
  • University of Wales Press
  • Publish State: Published