Welsh Place-Names

Welsh Place-Names

4ème de couverture

Confused by Welsh place-names ?

Would you like to know the meaning of Machynlleth, Aberystwyth or even Llansaintffraidglynceirog ?

This book shows you how simple it is to 'unzip' Welsh place-names. With an explanation of the different elements in place-names and a comprehensive word list, the book will help you understand the meaning of most town and village names in Wales. Also included are tips on pronunciation and sections on the Welsh language and alphabet.

Brian Davies

Y Lolfa

ISBN : 0-86243-514-5