Web Results

Nennius

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nennius

Nennius was a Welsh monk of the 9th century. He has traditionally been attributed with the authorship of the Historia Brittonum, based on the prologue affixed to ...

Historia Brittonum - Internet History Sourcebooks Project

sourcebooks.fordham.edu/basis/nennius-full.asp

Medieval Sourcebook: Nennius: Historia Brittonum, 8th century. Nennius was an eighth-century historian who is a major source for tales of King Arthur. [see #56 ...

Nennius - The History of King Arthur - King Arthur, the Hero of Camelot

www.heroofcamelot.com/history/nennius

One of the earliest references to Arthur is in the Historia Brittonum, or History of the Britons written by the monk Nennius. This includes a list of twelve battles ...

Nennius, Historia Brittanum - King Arthur

www.legendofkingarthur.co.uk/literature/nennius.htm

The Welsh Christian monk Nennius wrote around 800 A.D. the "Historia Brittanum" which is the first publication to contain a mention " Arthur" by name as a hero.

§2. Nennius and Gildas. XII. The Arthurian Legend. Vol. 1. From the ...

www.bartleby.com/211/1202.html

The Historia Brittonum, commonly ascribed to Nennius, is a curious compilation, which was put into its present form not later than the first half of the ninth century ...

An Introduction to Nennius - The History Files

www.historyfiles.co.uk/FeaturesBritain/BritishNenniusIntro.htm

Post-Roman Britain. Introduction to Nennius. by Peter Kessler, 1 April 1999. Updated 8 April 2013. The records of the British past were handed down through  ...

Nennius and the Table of European Nations

www.ldolphin.org/cooper/ch3.html

'I, Nennius, pupil of the holy Elvodug, (1) have undertaken to write down some extracts that the stupidity of the British cast out; for the scholars of the island of ...

Nennius - Caerleon Net

caerleon.net/history/arthur/nennius/index.html

It is thought that Nennius was a Welsh monk who lived some time during the seventh, eighth or ninth centuries. He wrote a History of Britain, Historia Brittonum , ...

Nennius (DNB00) - Wikisource, the free online library

en.wikisource.org/wiki/Nennius_(DNB00)

Feb 11, 2013 ... NENNIUS (fl. 796), historian, is the traditional author of the 'Historia Britonum.' From incidental allusions in the body of the work it would appear ...

King Arthur - The Welsh Evidence - The Legend Of King Arthur

www.kingarthurlegend.com/welsh-evidence-of-king-arthur.html

Nennius was supposedly a monk from Wales who wrote a short history in the 9th century A.D. The work was further edited in the 10th century A.D. by someone ...

More Info

Nennius and the Historia Brittonum - Vortigern Studies

www.vortigernstudies.org.uk

The Historia Brittonum is the single most important source for Vortigern. It describes for the first time the full background of the invitation to the Saxons, at least as ...

Nennius | Welsh historian and poet | Britannica.com

www.britannica.com

Nennius, (flourished c. 800) Welsh antiquary who between 796 and about 830 compiled or revised the Historia Brittonum, a miscellaneous collection of historical ...

References to a Real King Arthur - Britannia.com

www.britannia.com

The last major Arthurian reference occurs in the 8th century "Historia Brittonum" or "History of the Britons", apparently written by a Welsh historian called Nennius  ...