A belt like tie supporting hernia.
Cordon worn by a priest on his cassock at the waist like a belt.
Thin rope / belt / sash worn around the waist on outside of garment.
Broad striped band, sash previously worn by rural folk on important occasions.
Rope, chord, priest’s girdle.
Source: Italian / Sicilian
Girdle worn by a priest.
A picture of a girth:
A. Tightening of a trousers at the waist, with either belt, rope, lace etc. B. Any form of rope, lace, string used to hold trousers up.
Plural: Ħożoż, ħożżiet
A. Girdle, waistband. B. girth, waist. C. circumference, perimeter.