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Is the personal name Ellenwyn of Old English or Welsh origin?
It appears to me to be a made-up name. If the Ellen part were
the Welsh form of Ellen that would be Elen. The -wyn at the end
means "fair" but the feminine form would be -wen (from gwen).
Asked in Genealogy, Name Origins
What nationality is the surname Barry?
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What is the origin of the name garroway?
Garroway is also spelt as Garraway. Garraway - from the Old English personal name Garwig 'spear war' habitational name for someone from Garway in Herefordshire. The place name, recorded in 1189 as Langarewi, is probably from Welsh llan 'church' + the personal name Guoruoe. This surname Garroway is also found in Scotland (Lanarkshire) too, but of unexplained origin.
Asked in Wales
Do Welsh people speak English?
Yes they do. Its estimated by the Welsh Assembly the approximately 50% are fluent in Welsh and English with a further 20% speaking predominantly English and can communicate at basic level in Welsh and 30% English only with some sentences capable in Welsh Yes of course they can! Im Welsh myself but cant really speak welsh. I can only really speak english
Asked in Education
Welsh language education?
What about it? I have my education through Welsh. All lessons are taught through Welsh appart from Other language lessons such as English French or German. For GCSE's , everyone who has their education through welsh do English Lit , English Lang , Welsh Lit , Welsh lang. For A levels , everything is still taught through welsh... You can choose Welsh as an A level , in the same way you can choose English as an A level