Manawydan


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Noun1.Manawydan - Celtic sea godManawydan - Celtic sea god; son of Llyr    
Cambria, Cymru, Wales - 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
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The Llanfabon Changeling, the Curse of Pantannas and the Mabinogi of Manawydan - stories which involve abductions by otherworldly powers in revenge for transgressions that span generations.
In it, small-minded academic Dr Llwyd McNamara has a grant to research Wales' biggest hero, rugby star Dylan Manawydan Jones - Big M.
Of what are Pwyll, Branwen, Manawydan and Math, the four branches?
The Rhondda-born actor plays Manawydan in Y Mabinogi on S4C on New Year's Day.
Koch has also argued that another Welsh story, Manawydan, again written in the twelfth century, recalls a Roman attack on Wales more than a thousand years before.
Manawydan fab Llyr ("Manawydan Son of Llyr") comprises the further adventures of two of the escapees, Manawydan (Bran and Branwen's brother) and Pryderi, who with his wife Cigfa and mother Rhiannon combat an enchantment placed over Pryderi's realm.
The first, called The Four Branches of The Mabinogi, includes " Pwyll, " " Branwen, " " Manawydan, " and " Math.
In the Third Branch the fallout from these events involves Manawydan son of Llyr, Pryderi son of Pwyll, his mother Rhiannon and his wife Cigfa living in a land magically emptied of human habitation.