One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Terminating in a knob or knobs, as the arms of a cross.
Late 16th century; earliest use found in John Bossewell (d. 1580), author. From Middle French pometté from pommette small apple (see pummet; compare Middle French pommette ornamental globe or knob of gold, finial) + -é.
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