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There are three types of Welsh poetry...

Awdl, a form of long poem, similar to the ode.

Cywydd, of 14th century origin.

Englyn, a concise and allusive verse form similar to the Greek epigram and the Japanese haiku and as old as Welsh literature itself.


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