I hope you find this site bright,
and lively and most of all informative.
In this booklet you will find many
Welsh House Names and their translations into the English language. This is a unique book in that I haven`t come across another
one like it. There are many books for Place Names, and even Street Names. On browsing through the book you will note that
some of the meaning`s of the names may seem strange to you. Eg: Maes-Y-Garreg. which means Stone in middle of field(Standing
This booklet is now only available from Carmarthen Market.
A lot of Farms,Cottages,and Barns are named because of perhaps a River nearby, or a Tree, or even because
of a particular animal that may frequent the fields or land nearby. The list is endless and can only be appreciated by seeing
this booklet for yourselves.