Iorwerth Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Edward:
Derived from the Old English Eadweard (wealthy or fortunate guardian), a compound name composed of the elements ēad (prosperity, wealth) and weard (guardian, protector). Edward is a royal name, having been borne by three Anglo-Saxon kings and eight kings of England. Currently, the name is borne by Prince Edward (b. 1964), the youngest son of Queen Elisabeth II and Prince Philip.
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My name is Jonathan Hugh Iorwerth Davies, I remember on the last day of school, none of the teachers could actually properly pronounce the name Iorwerth & please Im from Cymru :P
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Welsh name that means "handsome lord" and regarded as a Welsh form of Edward.
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Iorwerth Peate, Welsh poet and scholar.
Iorwerth Hirflawdd, medieval ruler of Wales.
Iorwerth ap Bleddyn, medieval prince of Powys in eastern Wales.
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