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Mad-ox

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hi,

What is the meaning of the word BARD? I googled for it and I found some meanings but I still do not quite understand.

Context: William Shakespeare is known as The Bard.


thank you in advance,

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In Medieval England, a Bard was a professional poet and/or scholar.
 
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