What does jester mean?

Definitions for jesterˈdʒɛs tər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word jester.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. jester, fool, motley fool(noun)

    a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Ages


  1. jester(Noun)

    one who jests, jokes or mocks

  2. jester(Noun)

    a person in bright garb and foolu2019s cap who amused a mediaeval royal court.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jester(noun)

    a buffoon; a merry-andrew; a court fool

  2. Jester(noun)

    a person addicted to jesting, or to indulgence in light and amusing talk

  3. Origin: [Cf. Gestour.]


  1. Jester

    Jester is the name of several Marvel Comics supervillains.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jester in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jester in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sylvia Fine Kaye:

    An unemployed court jester is nobody's fool.

  2. The Omani Shed:

    A gentleman is not for his gender, A gentleman known by his good jester

  3. Steven Wright, I Have a Pony:

    My girlfriend sleeps in a queen-sized bed and I sleep in a court jester-sized bed.

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