Adjective "bardic" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈbɑːdɪk/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'The bardic elements ring clear in the early work of both poets and became an essential part of whatever either moved on into.'
  2. 'From the review of the bardic political work above, it becomes clear that bards were manipulating not just words but also systems of knowledge, both prosaic and beyond.'

Definitions

1. (formerly) a person who composed and recited epic or heroic poems, often while playing the harp, lyre, or the like.

2. one of an ancient Celtic order of composers and reciters of poetry.

3. any poet.

4. the bard, William Shakespeare.

More examples(as adjective)

"orders can be bardic."

"traditions can be bardic."

"functions can be bardic."

"theatres can be bardic."

"steamrollers can be bardic."

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Origin

(bard)