Name: Angharad

Origin and Meaning of the Name Angharad

  • Meaning:
    Beloved; much loved
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (ahng HAR ahd)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Angharad)
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Miscellaneous Info for Angharad

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  • Used in:
    Welsh speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    There are several Angharads featured in traditional Welsh folklore. The best-known, Angharad Golden-Hand, was the lover of Peredur, a precursor to the Arthurian figure of Percival.

    One contemporary bearer of this name is Angharad Rees, a Welsh television actress and jewellery designer.

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