Counties of Wales

Can you name the 22 principal areas (commonly known as counties) of Wales?
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Last updated: June 6, 2016
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County
Blaenau Gwent
Bridgend 
Caerphilly
Cardiff 
Carmarthenshire
Ceredigion
Conwy
Denbighshire
Flintshire
Gwynedd
Isle of Anglesey
County
Merthyr Tydfil
Monmouthshire
Neath Port Talbot
Newport
Pembrokeshire
Powys
Rhondda Cynon Taf 
Swansea
Torfaen
Vale of Glamorgan
Wrexham
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Level 23
Jan 12, 2013
100% - Welsh and Proud
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Level 88
Jun 8, 2016
Took me a long time to get to Gwynedd, couldn't get Snowdonia out of my head.
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Level 36
Aug 2, 2016
i spent bloody ages tryna spell gwynedd and i couldnt get it
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Level 63
Jun 19, 2016
Not sure, but I think it's not on Scroll mods :)
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Level 64
Jul 3, 2016
No it's not on scroll mode
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Level ∞
Jul 3, 2016
It is now
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Level 83
Aug 2, 2016
I wish it were a little more forgiving for those of unfamiliar with Gaelic languages.
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Level 60
Aug 2, 2016
Those are the proper place names of the area, how much more forgiving can it be?
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Level 28
Nov 1, 2016
FYI, Welsh is Brythonic. Irish is Gaelic.
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Level 60
Aug 2, 2016
sounds like places from LOTR
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Level 56
Jul 31, 2017
Tolkien was indeed inspired by the Welsh language when he wrote LOTR
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Level 70
Aug 4, 2016
Does anyone else think the map of Wales looks like a boar's head?
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Level 52
Aug 5, 2016
Where's Clwyd?
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Level 28
Nov 1, 2016
Clwyd hasn't been around for 20 odd years. It got dissolved and replaced with Conwy, Denbigshire and Flintshire.
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Level 59
Oct 28, 2016
I'm currently in Blaenau Gwentl The landscape is dramatic, but the towns look like they could be in Romania
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Level 60
Aug 4, 2018
Difficult- but good.
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Level 56
Aug 5, 2019
Wow I really need to get to know more about Wales it’s only 150 miles from me as well
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Level 46
Apr 12, 2020
I think it's free to get in now!
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Level 60
Apr 7, 2020
Please accept Wrecsam
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Level 56
Apr 28, 2020
The largest county has the smallest name
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Level 50
May 6, 2020
When I click on the map, it doesn't zoom in. Otherwise, great quiz! :)