Prince Dywel of Dumnonia
(Born c.AD 452)
(Welsh: Dywel; Latin: Duvalaunus; English: Donald)
The son of King Erbin of Dumnonia.
Like his brother, King Gerren, Dywel was a warrior at the Court of the
High-King Arthur. He appears in the Mabinogion Tale of Culhwch and
Olwen. He helped the King Gwrthefyr of Dyfed repel an invasion by King
Maelgwn of Gwynedd, but was killed at the Battle of Caeo in Ystrad Tywi.
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