Definition of hummel in English:

hummel

adjective

Northern English, Scottish
  • (of a cow or stag) lacking horns or antlers.

    ‘highly rated black hummel cattle’

noun

Northern English, Scottish
  • A stag which has failed to grow antlers, typically as a result of malnutrition when young.

Origin

Late 15th century (describing grain in the sense ‘without an awn’): related to Low German hummel, hommel ‘hornless animal’.

Pronunciation

hummel

/ˈhʌm(ə)l/