Origin of knop
Examples from the Web for knops
"Well, Paz, I am glad you can help me out of my difficulty," said Knops.
The bases are circular, finished on squares, with knops of foliage filling in the spandrels.Some Account of Gothic Architecture in Spain|George Edmund Street
He did neither; he built a house all carved with knops, useless and unpractical.Crome Yellow|Aldous Huxley
Leo by this time was quite exhausted both by what he had seen and by what he had heard, and he begged Knops to allow him to rest.
Leo took the glass which Knops offered, and confessed he had never tasted anything more delicious.