gleeman

[ glee-muh n ]
/ ˈgli mən /

noun, plural glee·men.

(in medieval times) an itinerant singer; minstrel.

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Origin of gleeman

before 900; Middle English; Old English glēoman. See glee1, -man
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British Dictionary definitions for gleeman

gleeman
/ (ˈɡliːmən) /

noun plural -men

obsolete a minstrel
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