[gahyd-n] /ˈgaɪd n/
a small flag or streamer carried as a guide, for marking or signaling, or for identification.
the soldier carrying it.
a small pennant, used as a marker or standard, esp by cavalry regiments
the man or vehicle that carries this
“small flag,” 1540s, from Middle French guidon (16c.), from Italian guidone “battle standard,” from guidare “to direct, guide,” from Old Provençal guidar (see guide (v.)).
[gyd-wil-ee, gweed-] /ˌgüdˈwɪl i, ˌgwid-/ noun, adjective, Scot. Obsolete. 1. .
[gwee-yen] /gwiˈyɛn/ noun 1. a former province in SW France. /French ɡɥijɛn/ noun 1. a former province of SW France: formed, with Gascony, the duchy of Aquitaine during the 12th century
[geej, geezh] /gidʒ, giʒ/ noun, Armor. 1. a shoulder strap attached to the inner side of a shield.
noun an entertainment with sensational or horrifying dramatic intent; also called Grand Guignol Word Origin French ‘punch’; Grand Guignol ‘Great Punch’ was Paris theater