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Taliesin

[tal-ee-es-in] /ˌtæl iˈɛs ɪn/
noun
1.
flourished a.d. c550, Welsh bard.
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Taliesin

/ˌtælɪˈɛsɪn/
noun
1.
6th century ad, Welsh bard; supposed author of 12 heroic poems in the Book of Taliesin
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one of five poets renowned among the Welsh in the latter part of the 6th century, according to the Historia Brittonum (c. 830).

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