Baldrick

A belt worn crossways from the shoulder to carry a sword, usually richly decorated; a belt worn over one shoulder and under the opposite arm, supporting a horn; the strap from which the clapper of a bell was hung.

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  • baldrick — Baldric Bal dric, n. [OE. baudric, bawdrik, through OF. (cf. F. baudrier and LL. baldringus, baldrellus), from OHG. balderich, cf. balz, palz, akin to E. belt. See {Belt}, n.] A broad belt, sometimes richly ornamented, worn over one shoulder,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Baldrick — This unusual name is of English origin from a Germanic personal name, Baldric , introduced into England by the Normans after the Conquest of 1066 in the Old French forms Baldri , Baudri . The personal name is composed of the elements, bald ,… …   Surnames reference

  • BALDRICK —    an ornamental belt worn hanging over the shoulder, across the body diagonally, with a sword, dagger, or horn suspended from it …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • baldrick — bal·drick …   English syllables

  • baldrick — noun a wide (ornamented) belt worn over the right shoulder to support a sword or bugle by the left hip • Syn: ↑baldric • Hypernyms: ↑belt * * * noun see baldric …   Useful english dictionary

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