Meaning of bride-leader in English:

bride-leader

noun

rare
  • A person chosen to act as the attendant to the bride at a wedding and to perform various ceremonial duties, especially in leading the bride (and sometimes her entourage) to the bridegroom.

    In most cultures, a bride-leader is male, but mature married women may perform this role in some places.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Richard Huloet (fl. 1552), lexicographer.