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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.
Jayne Unalkat, head of marketing and student recruitment added: "Open events are an excellent opportunity for potential learners to visit Coleg Cambria and speak with our staff and students to help them make the right choice for their future.
Learners from Cambria College, Popeth Cymraeg, Llandrillo Menai Group, and Bangor University won various prizes.
Coleg Cambria, which has sites across North Wales, received the National Association of Colleges (AoC) Beacon Award for the Development of Literacy and Numeracy at a presentation ceremony in Deeside.
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After giving up an unearned run when Camarillo's Cambria Miranda scored on a double plus a two-base error in the third inning, Tripp surrendered three runs, all earned, in the seventh.
COLEG Cambria was lauded for its innovative training provision at a prestigious St David's Day awards ceremony.
Cambria Investment Management, LP, a quant-driven manager of ETFs, has announced it has surpassed USD 1 billion in assets under management.
A PS3m BUSINESS school to develop the next generation of entrepreneurs will open at the Northop campus for Coleg Cambria next week.
HALL Structured Finance (HSF) has announced the closing of two new first lien loans worth a total of $42 million to fund the construction of two Cambria Suites in California one in Sonoma County and one in Napa Valley.
Coleg Cambria was selected as of one of only four venues, hosting the Team Selection Event for Fabrication and Welding.