1. A small and pointed thing or part; a point; a prong. The little nib or fructifying principle.
2. (Science: zoology) The bill or beak of a bird; the neb.
3. The points of a pen; also, the pointed part of a pen; a short pen adapted for insertion in a holder.
4. One of the handles which project from a scythe snath; also, the shaft of a wagon.
Origin: A variabt of neb.