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or An·gle·sea  (ăng′gəl-sē)
An island of northwest Wales in the Irish Sea. It has many Neolithic ruins, especially dolmens, and is said to have been the last refuge of the druids from the invading Romans.
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(Placename) an island and county of N Wales, formerly part of Gwynedd (1974–96), separated from the mainland by the Menai Strait. Administrative centre: Llangefni. Pop: 59 500 (2003 est). Area: 720 sq km (278 sq miles). Welsh name: Ynys Môn
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(ˈæŋ gəl si)

an island and historic county in Gwynedd, in NW Wales.
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Noun1.Anglesey - an island to the northwest of WalesAnglesey - an island to the northwest of Wales
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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Labour's Albert Owen, Ynys Mon's MP, stated last month that he would not seek re-election having represented and defended the parliamentary seat since 2001.
Trainspotters were in for a treat when the Ynys Mon Express (60163 Tornado) stopped off atChester Railway Stationto let off some steam - literally!
And in what would prove a huge boost to Wales' tourism sector, the larger luxury resort to its existing Pembrokeshire offer has been earmarked for Anglesey (Ynys Mon).
Dyma oedd testun sgwrs Ken Brassil o'r Amgueddfa Genedlaethol yn Oriel Ynys Mon wythnos yn ol fel rhan o ddigwyddiadau sy'n gysylltiedig ag arddangosfa Llyn Cerrig Bach.
MP for Cardiff South and PenarthI WAS born on Ynys Mon, so it was no surprise that when I arrived at Westminster as a new MP I received a note from Anglesey's greatest and most passionate advocate - Cledwyn Hughes.
WITH Island Games fever ready to hit North Wales when the 2019 Gibraltar Island games begin on Saturday, July 6, the School of Sport Health and Exercise Sciences at Bangor University have teamed up with Ynys Mon Island Games Association to provide expert support to Island games athletes in their pursuit for success at the games.
The Ynys Mon Express, a special excursion train, was due to run from Crewe to Holyhead this Saturday, hauled by 60163 Tornado.
"Mae'r amseru wedi bod yn wych," meddai Iddon a oedd yn 12 mlwydd oed y tro diwethaf i'r Eisteddfod fod ar Ynys Mon. "Mi es i i'r ysgol ym Modedern ac mae'r afon Alaw yn mynd trwy ardd gefn ty fy rhieni felly mae hi mor braf bod rhywbeth mor fawr a gwladgarol yn cael ei chynnal yng ngogledd yr ynys ac ar fy stepen drws."
WELSH Premier League champions BANGOR CITY have arranged a friendly against the YNYS MON Island Games squad at Gaerwen FC on Tuesday, June 21 (kick-off 7.15pm).
YNYS Mon have been crowned champions of the Inter-Island Games after victory over Guernsey.
MAE Steffan Messenger yn un o'r tim cyflwyno fydd yn dod ag arlwy doreithiog Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Ynys Mon i sgrin S4C eleni.