noun, plural glee·men.
Examples from the Web for gleeman
The old English names for one of this profession were gleeman, jogeler, and latterly minstrel; not to mention harper, &c.Reliques of Ancient English Poetry, Volume I (of 3)|Thomas Percy
Here the gleeman ceased rowing, and spoke to him in a low tone.
The Anglo-Saxon vocabularies interpret the Latin mimus by glig-mon, a gleeman.A History of Caricature and Grotesque|Thomas Wright
Then Hagen, too, bethought him of the gleeman, whom bold Hildebrand had robbed of life.The Nibelungenlied|Unknown
"Methinks I have some remembrance of the lilt," remarked the gleeman, running his fingers over the strings.The White Company|Arthur Conan Doyle