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|Posted: Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:47 am Post subject: Y Dydd Rhydd - 2019 Gorff 14 July - Bastille Day
|Sunday 14th July 2019 - given last year's form : probably gathering at The David Williams' Memorial circa 20.00pm to sing The Internationale then off to The Court House Pub - just two hundred yards east along the footpath above Caerphilly castle's southern moat - to have a drink, probably a meal and almost certainly a conversation ... all in the sunny sunshine of Yr Wlad o'r Hwyntwyr ...
hwntwr, hwntwyr [ = a South Walian ]
1753 G. Owen L48. [y] pennau byliaid gan y Hwyntwyr barbaraidd accw.
1829 LIGC 1807 1200
" It would seem by the poetical pieces that the awen of the Hwntws is at its last gasp ... "
Was that not just your typical optimism o'r Gogs ... ?
Gog [ = a North Walian ]
1983 Eco'r Wyddfa lxxx 8 Enghraifft arach o'r Gogs a'r Hwntws yn cael trafferth i deall ei gilydd.
1985 Christion Tach./Rhag. 23, Gair y Gogs am ' gyda.'