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 (gou′ər, gôr′), John 1325?-1408.
English poet who wrote allegorical and didactic works in Latin, French, and English. Best known is his Confessio Amantis (1386-1390?).


(Placename) the Gower a peninsula in S Wales, in Swansea county on the Bristol Channel: mainly agricultural with several resorts


1. (Biography) David (Ivon). born 1957, English cricketer: played in 117 test matches (1978–1992), 32 as captain; scored 8,231 test runs
2. (Biography) John. ?1330–1408, English poet, noted particularly for his tales of love, the Confessio Amantis


(ˈgaʊ ər, gɔr, goʊr)

John, 1325?–1408, English poet.
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Others have been found on beaches along the Ceredigion coast, Pembrokeshire and on the Gower Peninsula, near Swansea.
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Ben Keith, 39, aims to complete the Gower 50 Run Walk Crawl Ultra Marathon - a 17-hour slog around his hometown in the Gower peninsula.
And Paul Heiney is on the north side of the north side of the beautiful Gower Peninsula to meet a sheep farmer who must regularly move his flocks to stop them drowning whenever there's a high tide.
Meanwhile, Liz is in Lancashire working with the RSPB and Paul is on the Gower peninsula learning how Salt Marsh lamb gets its diti ti flthe f rural "Ben.
PICKING a mark along Oxwich beach on the Gower peninsula in Wales, this week's winner baited up with Maddies on a Mitchell carp rod and reel combo using a size 4 hook on a 2ft fixed trace with 2oz lead.
Rhossili on the Gower peninsula in Wales has just been named the best beach in the UK for the second time by TripAdvisor.