hypaspist

noun
hy·pas·pist | \ hiˈpaspə̇st \
plural -s

Definition of hypaspist 

: shield bearer especially : a Macedonian shield bearer

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History and Etymology for hypaspist

Greek hypaspistēs, from hypaspizein to serve as shield bearer, from hypo- + aspis shield + -izein -ize

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