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English definition of “troubadour”

troubadour

noun [C]     /ˈtruː.bə.dɔːr/ US  /-dɔːr/
a male poet and singer who travelled around southern France and northern Italy between the 11th and 13th centuries entertaining rich people Middle Ages (medieval Period) 501-1500Entertainers in general
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