Definition of ringild in English:

ringild

Pronunciation /ˈrɪŋɡɪld/

noun

historical
  • A sergeant or bailiff; an apparitor.

Origin

Late 15th century (in an earlier sense). From post-classical Latin ringillus sergeant, also ringeldus, ringildus, ringoldus (frequently from 1315 in British sources) and its etymon Welsh rhingyll, of unknown origin.