a belt worn over one shoulder and across the chest to support a sword, bugle, etc.
Origin of baldricMiddle English bauderik from Old French baudrei from Frankish an unverified form balti, belt from uncertain or unknown; perhaps Classical Latin balteus from source belt
A belt, usually of ornamented leather, worn crossbody to support a sword or bugle.
Origin of baldricMiddle English baudrik from Old French baudre and from Middle High German balderich
From Old French baldre (Modern French baudrier) , probably from Latin balteus (“belt”).