Brenyn (BRA nin) “Queen” Ostensibly the meaning is “Ruler”, but all rulers have been Queens for millennia, so it is now synonymous with Queen.
Cynfael (KEEN fayle) “Prince” A child of a Brenyn or Argyl. There is no differentiation between male and female Cynfael. The title is only hereditary to children of an Argyl
cadfael (KAD fayle) A child of a Cynfael. There is no differentiation between male and female cadfael The title is not hereditary.
Edling (AHD ling) A title designating the Heir to the Throne in childhood.
Argyl (AR gil) A title designating the Heir to the Throne at coming of age (19) but before Coronation.
Commote (KOH mot) “Leader” Head of a recognised Cantrefi, or modern Noble House. There are five Commotes, one for each of the five noble houses, Llew, Dyvd, Cemais, Pywls & Mostyn. Of all others, the Houses of Aures, Gwynt and Rhosy have been struck from the records for crimes against the Crown, the rest have fallen in to decline or heirs are unable to prove their lineage in the aftermath of the Withdrawal of the Veil.
Ioan* (YO an) Child of a Commote. There is no differentiation between male and female Ioan. The title is only hereditary to children of a Commote
* This title is not used in House Mostyn
ioyn* (YO in) Grandchild of a Commote. There is no differentiation between male and female ioyn. The title is not hereditary.
* This title is not used in House Mostyn
Annwr (ANN ur) The title given to the captain of the household troops or bodyguards. It is a position usually filled by a member of the royal family and one which confers a responsibility on the bearer to defend the ruler. Currently ioyn Aeronwyn of Cemais (deceased) NOTE: position to be re-assigned
Efa (AY va) The senior military advisor. Currently Commote Arianhrod of Llew. In the Lion Era “Minister of Defence”
Elwyn (EL win) The senior religious advisor. Currently Fryde of Llew. In the Lion Era “Papess of the Temple Mount”
Seneschal Principal diplomat and executive of the court. “Minister of Foreign Affairs”. Currently Commote Drudwen of Pywls
Pryderi (prih DEH ree) The senior legal officer who advises on affairs of the realm; In the Lion Era “Minister of Justice”. Currently Mahnon of Cemais (deceased) NOTE: position to be re-assigned
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