Origin of guige
Examples from the Web for guige
The Round target supported by its guige appears in a group of fighters in Harl.
See note to next chapter, as to the use of the shield, and the enarmes,and guige.The Chronicle of the Norman Conquest|Master Wace
By aid of the guige, the shield, when not in use, could be carried at the back.
The shield was attached to the wearer by a thong passing round the neck, called the Guige.Armour & Weapons|Charles John Ffoulkes
The guige or strap for suspension has already been described, as to its purpose, in our first division.