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The Welsh Dragon – Welsh: Y Ddraig Goch ("the red dragon") pronounced [ə ˈðraiɡ ˈɡoːχ] – appears on the national flag of Wales. The oldes...

The Welsh Dragon, symbol of Wales - Historic UK


The Welsh red dragon, the welsh flag and battle standard, icon and symbol of Wales.

Why does the Welsh flag feature a red dragon? | History Extra


Feb 5, 2015 ... The red dragon of Wales dates back to Roman times. Roman cavalry units carried a standard known as the 'draco', or dragon. This took the ...

The Welsh Flag - Myths and Legends - E2Bn


Many centuries ago when dragons roamed the land, a white dragon decended upon a small village and decided to live there. The white dragon had an icy cold  ...

Welsh Dragon - Non-alien Creatures Wiki - Wikia


The Welsh Dragon - also known as the Y Ddraig Goch ("The Red Dragon") and the Red Dragon of Cadwallader - is a dragon that appears in Celtic ...

Data Wales : The Welsh Dragon


The dragon has long been a symbol of Wales. It features (in its proper red colour) on the national flag and is often to be found marking goods of Welsh origin.

Data Wales : The Welsh Flag and other Welsh symbols.


The ancient poets Aneirin and Taliesin use the Welsh word for dragon "draig" in the sense of "warrior" or "leader" and this usage remained to the Middle Ages.

BBC Wales - History - Themes - Welsh flag: Origins of the dragon


An article about the origins of the dragon on the Welsh flag, on the BBC Wales History website.

BBC - Wales - History of Wales


Welsh flag The origins of the Red Dragon flag, or "y Draig Goch", could date back to the Roman period, when the dragon (or draco) was used by Roman military ...

The Welsh Dragon – Sarah Woodbury


Apr 2, 2016 ... For most of history, the Welsh dragon was not a very common symbol. In fact, it was flown by only one king, Cadwaladr ap Cadwallon, who ...

How to Draw a Welsh Dragon
A Welsh dragon is basically a symbol. Draw a Welsh dragon with help from an artist in this free video clip.... More »
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The Welsh dragon: The most important object in Welsh history ...


Apr 27, 2013 ... What I did do immediately, however, was buy a UK registration plate for my car with an image of the Welsh dragon. Not for a moment did I ...

The Horrible Histories of Wales 450AD Deadly Dragons Welsh History


Discover The Horrible Histories of Wales, some pretty nasty stuff has ... A tale of two dragons, the famous Welsh red dragon and the Saxon English white dragon.

The Welsh Dragon - Blog - The Dragon in History - Origins of the ...


Mar 23, 2011 ... The Welsh dragon remains a strong national symbol of Wales but what are the origins of the iconic red dragon? Some of the earliest references ...