Meaning as a surname: Fortunate.
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Madoc is a Welsh boy name. The meaning of the name is `Blessed` Where is it used? The name Madoc is mainly used In Welsh.How do they say it elsewhere? Madog ( In Welsh) The name Madoc doesn`t appear In the US top 1000 most common names over de last 128 years. The name Madoc seems to be unique!
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Madoc was a legendary Welsh prince who allegedly discovered America in 1170. Madoc or Madog is a Welsh masculine given name and can also refer to: People in history: In culture pertaining to Wales: Locations ...
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Madoc or Madog ab Owain Gwynedd was, according to folklore, a Welsh prince who sailed to America in 1170, over three hundred years before Christopher Columbus`s voyage in 1492. According to the story, he was a son of Owain Gwynedd who took to the sea to flee internecine violence at home. The legend evidently evolved out of a medieval tradition ab.
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Madoc or Madog(Madoc ap Owain Gwynedd) (măd'uk, mä'–) , fl. 1170?, quasi-historical Welsh prince. According to Welsh legend, Madoc, said to be a son of Owain Gwynedd, discovered America 300 years before Columbus. Witnesses' accounts of finding supposedly Welsh-speaking Nativ...
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Madoc or Madog, was a legendary Welsh prince, a son of Owain Gwynedd, who is said, in accordance with a tradition first published in the sixteenth century, to have sailed west about 1171 and discovered America. The first mention of this Madog is in a Welsh poem of the fourteenth century. The legend is highly dubious.
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According to a Welsh tradition, Madoc was a son of Owen Gwynned, a Welsh prince, who in 1170 put to sea with ten ships, and discovered land in the west, supposed to be America. He made a second voyage, but finally was lost to the knowledge of his countrymen. Southey has made Madoc the subject of a poem.
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Madoc is an 1805 epic poem composed by Robert Southey. It is based on the legend of Madoc, a supposed Welsh prince who fled internecine conflict and sailed to America in the 12th century. The origins of the poem can be traced to Southey`s school boy days where he completed a prose version of Madoc`s story. By the time Southey was in
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