Gafael

Land held by a family group or *gwely. Its application varied throughout Wales; in some districts the gafael was a small unit within the larger gwely.

Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases. .

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Gavel — Gav el, n. [OF. gavelle, F. javelle, prob. dim. from L. capulus handle, fr. capere to lay hold of, seize; or cf. W. gafael hold, grasp. Cf. {Heave}.] A small heap of grain, not tied up into a bundle. Wright. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coggeshall — This article is about the town in England. For other uses, see Coggeshall (disambiguation). Coordinates: 51°52′18″N 0°41′29″E / 51.8717°N 0.6913°E …   Wikipedia

  • Am Byth — Infobox Album | Name = Am Byth Type = Compilation album Artist = Ffa Coffi Pawb Released = 16 August 2004 Recorded = 1986 1992 Genre = Alternative rock Length = 1:02:33 Label = Placid Casual Producer = | Reviews = Last album = Hei Vidal! (1992)… …   Wikipedia

  • Список праиндоевропейских корней — Для улучшения этой статьи желательно?: Найти и оформить в виде сносок ссылки на авторитетные источники, подтверждающие написанное …   Википедия

  • Cân i Gymru 2009 — Eurovision Song Contest 2009 Country  Wales National selection Selection process Cân i Gymru 2009 …   Wikipedia

  • Gwely — Extended Welsh family group or kindred, all of whom were descended from a common ancestor. They would share ownership and rights in their land in gwelyau, partnership. The term was also used of the land which they shared. The term for this tenure …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • ghabh- —     ghabh     English meaning: to grab, take     Deutsche Übersetzung: “fassen, nehmen”     Note: Root ghabh : “to grab, take” derived from the extended labials: geleb(h) , glēb(h) (: glǝb(h) ) and gleb(h) (:gl̥b(h) ) of Root gel 1 : “to curl;… …   Proto-Indo-European etymological dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.