Meaning of gamb in English:

gamb

Pronunciation /ɡamb/

noun

Heraldry
  • The leg of an animal (especially a lion) as represented on a coat of arms.

    In technical use sometimes used specifically to denote the lower part of the leg, extending as far as the second joint.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Guillim's Display of Heraldrie. From Anglo-Norman and Old French, Middle French gambe, variant of jambe leg.