- The definition of gambe is an animal's leg or shank, particularly as it is portrayed on a coat of arms.
An example of a gambe is a cow's leg.
Variant of gamb
an animal's leg or shank, esp. on a coat of arms
Origin of gambdialect, dialectal French gambe (Fr jambe) ; from Medieval Latin gamba, a leg (in Late Latin a hoof) ; from Classical Greek kampē, a turn, bend: see campus