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What were the original names of Mochdref, Mochtref, Mochnant and Mochtref?

Onomastic tales like this one are common in literature and histories, be it the Middle Ages or Ancient Greece (there are several others in The Mabinogion, as well). Such place-name explanations can ...
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Why did the Lli and Archen rivers flood, separating Ireland and Britain?

It is interesting to note that these rivers, as well as other sunken places, are mentioned in Patrick Sims-Williams's Irish Influence on Medieval Welsh Literature, p192ff. (Findable at Google Books.) ...
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