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G. caum n. “knob” (Category: Mound, Pile)

⚠️G. caum, n. “knob” (Category: Mound, Pile)
N. dolt¹ “round knob, boss”

A noun in the Gnomish Lexicon of the 1910s glossed “knob” given under the base kava- (GL/25), which is probably the same as the root ᴱ√KAẆA “stoop” from the contemporaneous Gnomish Lexicon (QL/45).

Reference ✧ GL/25 ✧ “knob”


Phonetic Developments

ᴱ√kava- > caum [kaβm] > [kavm] > [kauk] ✧ GL/25