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 over a shoulder 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”).