EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English kemben, from Old English cemban, from Proto-Germanic *kambijaną (to comb). Cognate with German kämmen (to comb), Icelandic kemba (to comb; card; debug).

VerbEdit

kemb (third-person singular simple present kembs, present participle kembing, simple past and past participle kembed or kempt)

  1. Obsolete form of comb.

NounEdit

kemb (plural kembs)

  1. Obsolete form of comb.