Examples from the Web for barbel
It is nearly related to the barbel, and has a small barbel or fleshy appendage at each corner of the mouth.
She did so; and after playing his barbel for ten minutes Gilray landed it.My Lady Nicotine|J. M. Barrie
The roe of the European barbel is said to cause frequent poisoning, not usually of a serious sort.Food Poisoning|Edwin Oakes Jordan
Besides that string of four-ounce dace, we have every now and then a sample of barbel and trout.
The barbel being a sharp biter, strike the moment you feel a nibble.