Cyfraith Hywel ‘Law of Hywel (Dda)’
- Middle Welsh, Latin
- Medieval Welsh law
Some 40 manuscripts have come down containing different redactions of the material, which scholarship has traditionally assigned to four or five broad groups: the Iorwerth redaction, Cyfnerth redaction, the Latin redactions, the Blegywryd redaction and a further, miscellaneous group (follow the links for manuscript witnesses).
- Middle Welsh Latin language
- Welsh and Latin
Primary sources Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in entries for the relevant manuscripts. For historical purposes, early editions, transcriptions and translations are not excluded, even if their reliability does not meet modern standards.
Secondary sources (select)
page name: Cyfraith Hywel
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page ID: 535
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