identical to Beadsman
- an individual who is paid to pray when it comes to soul of some other
- A poor man, supported in a beadhouse, and required to pray the soul of their creator; an almsman.
- identical to Beadsman.
(n.) An unhealthy guy, supported in a beadhouse, and expected to pray for heart of its founder; an almsman.
- (letter.) identical to Beadsman.
On the king's birthday each bedesman received a new blue gown, a loaf, a bottle of ale, and a leathern purse containing a penny for every year of the king's life.