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Glen·dow·er(glĕn′dou′ər, glĕn-dou′-), Owen 1359?-1416?
Welsh rebel who led a revolt against Henry IV (1400), controlled most of Wales, and summoned his own parliament (1405) before being effectively crushed by English forces (1409).
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(Biography) Owen, Welsh name Owain Glyndŵr. ?1350–?1416, Welsh chieftain, who led a revolt against Henry IV's rule in Wales (1400–15)
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Glen•dow•er(glɛnˈdaʊ ər, ˈglɛn daʊ ər)
Owen, 1359?–1416?, Welsh rebel against Henry IV of England.
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