jongleur[jäŋ′glər; Fr z̸hōn glër′]
a wandering minstrel in medieval France and England, who entertained by reciting or singing
Origin of jongleurFrench ; from Old French jogleor: see juggler
A wandering minstrel, poet, or entertainer in medieval England and France.
Origin of jongleurFrench, from Old French, variant of jogleor, from Latin ioculātor, jester, from ioculārī, to jest; see juggle.