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Gwynedd (Welsh pronunciation: [ˈɡwɪnɛð]) is a coonty in north-wast Wales, named efter the auld Kinrick o Gwynedd. Although ane o the biggest in terms o geographical aurie, it is an aa ane o the maist sparsely populatit. A lairge proportion o the population is Welsh-speakin.

local govrenment aurie
Location of Gwynedd
Admin HQ Caernarfon
Lairgest ceety Bangor
 • Teep
The Airms o the umwhile Gwynedd County Council
 • Control TBA (council NOC)
 • MPs
 • AMs
 • MEPs
 • Total 2,548 km2 (984 sq mi)
Aurie rank Ranked 2nt
Population (2017)
 • Tot 123,700
 • Rank Ranked 14th
 • Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
 • Density rank Ranked 20t
 • Ethnicity 99.0% White
Welsh leid
 • Rank Ranked 1st
 • Ony skills 76.1%
Geocode 00NC (ONS)
W06000002 (GSS)
ISO 3166 code GB-GWN

Gwynedd is the hame o Bangor University an includes the scenic Llŷn Peninsula, an maist o the Snowdonia National Park.

The name "Gwynedd" is an aa uised for a preserved coonty, coverin the Isle o Anglesey as well as the current coonty. Culturally an historically, the name can an aa be uised for maist o north Wales, correspondin tae the approximate territory o the Kinrick o Gwynedd at its fullest extent: Gwynedd Uwch Conwy an Gwynedd Is Conwy).