gamb

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French gambe (variant of jambe) from Late Latin gamba (hoof, leg, shank)

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gamb (plural gambs)

  1. (heraldry) The leg or shank of an animal, especially of a lion, on a coat of arms[1][2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “gamb, n.”, in Oxford English Dictionary, 3rd edition, Oxford University Press, March 2013
  2. ^ gamb”, in (Please provide the title of the work), (Please provide a date or year)