Definitions for jongleurˈdʒɒŋ glər, ʒɒŋˈglɜr

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

jon•gleurˈdʒɒŋ glər, ʒɒŋˈglɜr(n.)

  1. (in medieval France and England) an itinerant minstrel or entertainer who sang and often composed songs, told stories, etc.

    Category: Literature

Origin of jongleur:

1755–65; < F; MF jougleur (perh. by misreading, ou being read on), OF jogleor < L joculātor; see juggler

Princeton's WordNet

  1. folk singer, jongleur, minstrel, poet-singer, troubadour(noun)

    a singer of folk songs


  1. jongleur(Noun)

    An itinerant entertainer in medieval England and France; roles included song, music, acrobatics etc.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jongleur(noun)

    alt. of Jongler

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