Ic geann Ælmére mínen discðéne mínes taregan,
- Cod. Dip. Kmbl. iii. 363, 12.
- Hpt. Gl. 423, 50.
Twá targan and twegen francan,
- Cod. Dip. Kmbl. iii. 304, 30.
- Hpt. Gl. 475, 64.
A targe, small shield [apparently with the same development of meaning as rand, q. v. Cf. O. H. Ger. zarga costa (aheni) with the English word]
Icel. targaa small round shield. The word seems to have been taken into the Romance languages from Teutonic.]
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- targe, n.