- A knob or ball; an object resembling a ball in form - The knob on the hilt of a sword. - The knob or protuberant part of a saddlebow. - The top (of the head). - A knob forming the finial of a turret or pavilion.
2 . Pommel
[ v. t.]
- To beat soundly, as with the pommel of a sword, or with
something knoblike; hence, to beat with the fists.