gyve /dʒaɪv/
noun, verb, gyved, gyv·ing. Archaic.

1. Usually, gyves. a shackle, esp. for the leg; fetter.

–verb (used with object)
2. to shackle.

1175–1225; ME give < ?

—Related forms
un·gyved, adjective


And he bade his smiths drive great iron staples into the wall, whereon he let hang up the Demons by their wrists and ankles fast to the staples with gyves of iron.

Source: The Worm Ouroboros by E R Eddison.