Variant of ankle
- the joint that connects the foot and the leg
- the area of the leg between the foot and calf
Origin: Middle English ancle, ancleou ; from Old English ancleow (& uncertain or unknown; perhaps Old Norse ǫkkla) ; from Indo-European base an unverified form ang-, limb, variant, variety of an unverified form ank-, to bend from source angle, angle, Classical Greek ankōn, elbow, ankylos, crooked
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