bard

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  • But who of the old bards would have described nature other than as she is? Cited from AE in the Irish Theosophist,George William Russell
  • According to the best authorities the bards were divided into three great classes. Cited from A Popular History of the Art of Music, by W. S. B. Mathews
  • Almost every bard has at least one song of this type.
  • The bards could not read; if they could, they might, probably, have written. Cited from Dr. Johnson's Works: Life, Poems, and Tales, Volume 1,by Samuel Johnson
  • As a result, the bard would never learn to read or write in his native language.
  • I am not sure but his name ought to lead the list of American bards. Cited from Complete Prose Works, by Walt Whitman
  • How have you left the ancient love That bards of old enjoyed in you! Cited from English Poets of the Eighteenth Century, by Bernbaum
  • I wish you would try and do something to bring our elder bards into more general fame. Cited from Works Charles and Mary Lamb, V5, Letters, by Lamb
  • Nearly every bard wrote a significant number of songs on this theme.
  • He is the best of bards who takes nothing that is mine. Cited from Theocritus, Bion and Moschus, Andrew Lang
  • The mark of my arm shall be in battle; my name in the song of bards. Cited from Less-known British Poets, Vol. 3, by Gilfillan
  • If you be primary bards formed by heaven, Tell your king what his fate will be. Cited from The Mabinogion (trans. Lady Charlotte Guest)
  • As a result of the former of these two functions, he is sometimes also called a bard.
  • Where will you find such real poetry amongst modern bards? Cited from By Berwen Banks, by Allen Raine
  • Now tell me about your institution of the bards, of which I have heard. Cited from Beric the Briton, by G. A. Henty
  • The same stories often influenced the bards of all countries at different periods. Cited from The Interdependence of Literature, Georgina Curtis
  • Some few years since a meeting of Welsh bards was held within it. Cited from English Notebooks, Complete, Nath. Hawthorne
  • The Bard can use two one-handed weapons, one in each hand.
  • I soon found that the man in grey knew quite as much of the old bards and their works as myself. Cited from George Borrow, by Edward Thomas
  • Unsuccessful in that effort, Bard returned to private practice until his death the following year.
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Synonyms of bard

Meaning of bard

  • noun A lyric poet
  • noun An ornamental caparison for a horse