Same as Beadle
- Alt. of Bedell
In English law. A crier or messenger of courtroom, whom summons guys to show up and answer therein. Cowell. An oflicer regarding the forest, much like a sheriff's unique bailiff. Cowell. A collector of rents for the king. Plowd. 199, 200. A well-known parish officer. See BEADLE.
(n.) Alt. of Bedell
After traversing the desert of Gobi from Sa-chou to Hami, the great northern route crossed over into the Dzungarian valley either by the Otun-koza depression or by the gap at Urumchi, or else it proceeded over the Muz-art pass on the east side of Khan-tengri or over the Bedel pass in the Kokshal-tau and so down into the valley of Kulja.