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Wales during Roman times. The term is now used as a poetic appellation.


(Placename) the Medieval Latin name for Wales1



a division of the United Kingdom, in SW Great Britain. 2,886,400; 8018 sq. mi. (20,768 sq. km). Medieval, Cambria.
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Noun1.Cambria - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern IrelandCambria - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; during Roman times the region was known as Cambria
Sealyham terrier, Sealyham - a wire-haired terrier with short legs that was first bred in Sealyham
Annwfn, Annwn - (Welsh mythology) the other world; land of fairies
Cymric, Welsh - a Celtic language of Wales
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Aberdare - a mining town in southern Wales
Bangor - a university town in northwestern Wales on the Menai Strait
Cardiff - the capital and largest city of Wales
Newport - a port city in southeastern Wales
Sealyham - a village in southwestern Wales where the Sealyham terrier was first bred
Swansea - a port city in southern Wales on an inlet of the Bristol Channel
Anglesea, Anglesea Island, Anglesey, Anglesey Island, Mona - an island to the northwest of Wales
Menai Strait - a strait in northern Wales between Anglesey Island and the mainland
River Severn, Severn, Severn River - a river in England and Wales flowing into the Bristol Channel; the longest river in Great Britain
Amaethon - the farmer god; ancient god of agriculture
Arawn - Celtic deity who was the lord of Annwfn (the other world or the land of fairies)
Arianrhod, Arianrod - Celtic goddess famous for her beauty; mother of Dylan
Don - Celtic goddess; mother of Gwydion and Arianrhod; corresponds to Irish Danu
Dylan - Celtic god of the waves; son of Arianrhod
Gwyn - Celtic underworld god
Llew Llaw Gyffes - son of Gwydion and Arianrhod; supported by magic of Gwydion; cursed by Arianrhod
LLud - a Celtic warrior god
Llyr - Celtic deity who was the father of Manawydan; corresponds to Irish Lir
Manawydan, Manawyddan - Celtic sea god; son of Llyr
Cymry, Welsh, Welshman, Cambrian - a native or resident of Wales
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There they inquired and learned that the prince had in reality quitted Bethune and stationed himself between Cambria and La Venthie.
It has been printed that, to gain that object, I had sold Cambria to the Spaniards.
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Learners from Cambria College, Popeth Cymraeg, Llandrillo Menai Group, and Bangor University won various prizes.
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8220;I'm delighted to be joining the talented Cambria team and I'm looking forward to contributing practical and strategic solutions to Cambria's impressive clients,” said Davis.
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Cambria is a stain-resistant, non-porous surface that is also GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality and GREENGUARD For Children & Schools certified, which means it does not off-gas or emit harmful chemicals into the air.
CHATSWORTH -- Sitting in a south London church, contemplating whether to identify herself as a Christian, thirty-something Cambria Smith had a stained-glass signpost moment.
Rising from a rocky shoreline into hills covered by Monterey pines, Cambria has a spirit shaped equally by ocean and forest.