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gleeman

[ glee-muhn ]
/ ˈgli mən /
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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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