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Subject: Re: Maelon
Author: Pie   (Authenticated as Pie)
Date: April 29, 2012 at 12:30:10 PM
Reply to: Maelon by Ismene
Maelon is a character in the Welsh legend of St Dwynwen:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dydd_Santes_Dwynwen
'mael' is apparently from a proto-Celtic word meaning prince - see Mael.
I'd pronounce it more or less like MY-lon. It's not in use in Wales. I could find only one use of it as a name in the birth records, in 1902.

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