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Words nearby bedel
Example sentences from the Web for bedel
Thus a guild order in 1389 runs: the alderman ssal sende forthe the bedel to alle the bretheren and the systeren.Cambridge|Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker
Each receives a copy of the New Testament from the Bedel, on which to take his oath.The Oxford Degree Ceremony|Joseph Wells
The office of bedel was, of course, not confined to the Universities.
Mention has been made of John Came, who for many years held the office of bedel.
He defied the bedel who was sent to arrest him when he refused to go.Oxford and its Story|Cecil Headlam