joculator

noun joc·u·la·tor \ˈjäkyəˌlātə(r)\

Definition of joculator

plural

joculatores

\ˌjäkyələˈtōr(ˌ)ēz\ or

joculators

  1. :  a wandering entertainer of medieval Europe who for hire practiced the arts of minstrelsy, narration, dancing, juggling, and mime

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Origin and Etymology of joculator

Medieval Latin, from Latin, jester, joker — more at juggler


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