Origin of shield bearer
Examples from the Web for shield bearer
At folio 96 v. is another example of a warrior, with a shield-bearer.Scenes and Characters of the Middle Ages|Edward Lewes Cutts
Now the King came forth attended by his shield-bearer, and all the nation assembled there bowed low and thundered out the Bayéte.The White Shield|Bertram Mitford
Thord carried the shield before Bersi, and Vali was Thorkel's shield-bearer.
As he was cheering his men on along the causeway in the dark, his shield-bearer stumbled and fell against him.A Short History of the Royal Navy 1217 to 1688|David Hannay
At the very moment when he left the spot, his shield-bearer, stepping into his place, was struck.The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898: Volume XXXI, 1640|Diego Aduarte