Place:Merionethshire, Wales

Alt namesMeirionnyddsource: Wikipedia
Meirionyddsource: Times Atlas of World History (1993) p 349
Merionethsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeHistoric county
Located inWales
See alsoGwynedd, WalesChild
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

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Merionethshire is one of thirteen historic counties of Wales, a vice county and a former administrative county.

The spelling of the Welsh name in standard modern orthography is Meirionnydd (for the geographical area) or Sir Feirionnydd (for the county), with a double <nn>, but the variant with a single <n> is sometimes found in older works.

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