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noun plural um·bles \ˈəm-bəlz\

Definition of umbles

  1. :  the edible viscera of an animal (as a deer or hog)



Origin of umbles

Middle English, alteration of noumbles, from Old French nombles loins, alteration of lumbles, from Latin lumbuli, diminutive of lumbi, plural of lumbus loin — more at loin


First Known Use: 15th century


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