bard

  1. a lyric poet
  2. an ornamental caparison for a horse

Bard

Type: Term Pronunciation: bahrd Definitions: 1. Philip, U.S. physiologist, 1898-1945. See: Cannon-Bard theory
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Bard

To wrap meat with bacon or salt pork.
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Bard

Originally a term for a Celtic minstrel poet e.g. Cacofnix in Asterix the Gaul but is now used for any admired poet. Shakespeare is often referred to as 'the bard of Avon'.
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bard

[n] - a lyric poet 2. [n] - an ornamental caparison for a horse
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Bard

Bard (bärd) noun [ Of Celtic origin; confer W. bardd , Arm. barz , Ir. & Gael. bard , and French barde .] 1. A professional poet and singer, as among the ancient Celts, whose occupation was to compose and sing verses in honor of the heroic achievements of princes an...
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Bard

Bard transitive verb (Cookery) To cover (meat or game) with a thin slice of fat bacon.
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bard

1. The exterior covering of the trunk and branches of a tree; the rind. ... 2. Specifically, Peruvian bark. Bark bed. See Bark stove (below). Bark pit, a pit filled with bark and water, in which hides are steeped in tanning. ... <botany> Bark stove, a glazed structure for keeping tropical plants, having a bed of tanner's bark (called a bark b...
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bard

noun an ornamental caparison for a horse
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Bard

• (n.) The exterior covering of the trunk and branches of a tree; the rind. • (n.) A professional poet and singer, as among the ancient Celts, whose occupation was to compose and sing verses in honor of the heroic achievements of princes and brave men. • (n.) Specifically, Peruvian bark. • (n.) Alt. of Barde • (n.) Hence: A...
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bard

a poet, especially one who writes impassioned, lyrical, or epic verse. Bards were originally Celtic composers of eulogy and satire; the word came to ... [9 related articles]
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bard

bard (BAHRD) 1. Poet-singer, epic poet, poet: The Homeric poems were composed and sung by bards. 'This word is based on an ancient-Celtic order of singing poets who were reputed to have composed and recited verses on the legends and history of their tribes.' 2. Narrative poet, writer, rhymer, minstrel: 'A local bard read his poetry to the...
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bard

originally a Celtic name for a poet-singer.
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bard

bard, in Wales, term originally used to refer to the order of minstrel-poets who composed and recited the poems that celebrated the feats of Celtic chieftains and warriors. The term bard in present-day usage has become synonymous with poet, particularly a revered poet.
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Bard

A bard was a Celtic poet.
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Bard

A bard was an order of druid. The bard's office was to supervise, regulate and to lead. His robe was sky blue, symbolising justice and truth.
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Bard

Bard is a cultivated variety of potato.
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Bard

Defence of plate mail or other forms of armour for a horse.
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bard

Celtic minstrel who, in addition to composing songs, usually at a court, often held important political posts. Originating in the pre-Christian era, bards were persecuted in Wales during the 13th century on political grounds. Since the 19th century annual meetings and competitions in Wales – known as eisteddfod – have attempted to rev...
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Bard

a poet or singer. A term of contempt among the Scots, who considered them to be itinerant troublemakers, but a term of great respect among the Welsh.
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Bard

In medieval Gaelic and British culture, a bard was a professional poet, employed by a patron, such as a monarch or nobleman, to commemorate the patron`s ancestors and to praise the patron`s own activities. Originally a specific class of poet, contrasting with another class known as fili in Ireland and Highland Scotland, the term `bard`, with t...
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Bard

A versatile class that uses both combat and magic. They offer buffs (status bonuses) for party members and can apply debuffs (status impairments) to enemies.
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Bard

(Welsh Bardd, Irish Bard) (1) An ancient Celtic poet, singer and harpist who recited heroic poems by
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Bard

Originally a celtic name for a poet-singer.
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bard

a poet. From Irish and Scottish Gaelic bárd and Welsh bardd. Originally from Old Celtic *bardos (OED).
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