bowknot

[ boh-not ]
/ ˈboʊˌnɒt /

noun

Origin of bowknot

First recorded in 1540–50; bow2 + knot1
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bowknot
/ (ˈbəʊˌnɒt) /

noun

a decorative knot usually having two loops and two loose ends; bow
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