other words for jongleur
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A jongleur was a singer who was not a poet, though he might make songs.
Good Jesu, I am but a jongleur,—a teller o' tales,—I am afeared o' deeds.
Ordinarily, though not always, they were composed by the Trouvère, and performed by the Jongleur.
His poetic gift, and his flexible voice and action, fitted him admirably for this double rle of troubadour and jongleur.
It is often a question, indeed, to tell when a jongleur is really anything more than a roving scoundrel.
Silent he stood before her, still as an effigy, while meltingly the jongleur sang.
After supper they must go immediately to bed, unless with the remainder of the castle they sit up for a jongleur.
The serf knelt at the threshold and delivered the torch to the jongleur, who lit the candle from it.
The musician ceased to be a wandering "jongleur" and became a highly valued member of the community.
Sometimes the Trouvère condescended to performance, and sometimes the Jongleur aspired to composition, but not usually.