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Einion ap Gwalchmai Biography | Poet

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The Welsh court poet Einion ap Gwalchmai (fl. 1202 - 1223) was the son of the poet Gwalchmai ap Meilyr and brother of the poet Meilyr ap Gwalchmai. He lived in Gwynedd. Some lines of a praise poem to Llywelyn ab Iorwerth, Prince of Gwynedd, have survived, together with three impressive religious awdlau (odes).