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bedel

(ˈbiːdəl) or

bedell

n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) archaic spellings of beadle4
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Nuptial music was provided by Kyle Young, Kara Young, Maegan Bedells, and a trio of violins, The Fiddlers Three.
Esquire bedells call students to collect their degrees at graduation ceremonies and "attend" the vice-chancellor at ceremonial occasions.
It had clearly been lovingly carded out by Jean Bedells, the ballet mistress at the time, and Pauline Clayden, who many, many times danced Fonteyn's role as the Leading Child of Light, helped by Pamela May, who superbly created her own role in the ballet's 1940 premiere.