Definition of Mebyon Kernow in English:

Mebyon Kernow

(also Mebion Kernow, Meibion Kernow)

noun

  • (The name of) a Cornish nationalist organization, founded in 1951 as a society and from 1970 a political party.

Origin

1960s. From Cornish Mebyon Kernow, lit. ‘Sons of Cornwall’ from mebyon, plural of mab son + Kernow Cornwall.

Pronunciation

Mebyon Kernow

/ˌmɛbɪən ˈkəːnəʊ/