One who carries a flag. Also, one of a community of guides established at Rome by Charlemagne to accompany pilgrims to the Holy Land.
Related term(s): Guidon; Pilgrimage; Banner; Standard; Pennon; Pencel
Category: Occupations and Positions
Source information: Wilhelm, Thomas. A Military Dictionary and Gazetteer. Philadelphia: L.R. Hamersly & Co., 1881. 205.