Word Of The Day: Troubadour

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troubadour

trou-ba-dour

[TROO-buh-dawr, -dohr, -door] noun:

one of a class of medieval lyric poets who flourished principally in southern France from the 11th to 13th centuries, and wrote songs and poems of a complex metrical form in langue d’oc, chiefly on themes of courtly love. Compare trouvère.

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