- List of knots
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**list of**includes many alternate names for common knots. Knot names have evolved over time and there are many conflicting or confusing naming issues. Theknot soverhand knot , for example, is also known as thethumb knot . Thefigure-of-eight knot is also known as thesavoy knot or theFlemish knot .

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*adjustable bend

*adjustable hitch

*adjustable loop

*albright knot

*alpine butterfly bend

*alpine butterfly knot

*alpine coil

*alternate ring hitching

*anchor bend

*angler's knot

*angler's loop

*arbor knot

*artillery loop akamanharness knot

*Ashley's bend

*Ashley's stopper knot

*axle hitch **B**

*bachmann knot

*bag knot

*bait loop

*bale sling hitch

*barrel hitch

*barrel knot

*barrel sling

*becket hitch

*beer knot

*bimini twist

*blackwall hitch

*Blake's hitch

*blood knot

*blood loop knot

*boa knot

*boom hitch

*bottle sling

*bowen knot

*bowline

*bowline on a bight

*bumper knot akaegg loop

*buntline hitch

*butterfly knot **C**

*carrick bend

*carrick mat

*cat's paw

*catshank

*chain stitch

*clove hitch

*common whipping

*constrictor knot

*continuous ring hitching

*corned beef knot

*cow hitch

*cow hitch and bowline

*cowboy bowline **D**

*diagonal lashing

*diamond knot

*directional figure eight

*dogshank

*double bowline

*double carrick bend

*double constrictor knot

*double Englishman's knot

*double figure eight bend

*double figure eight

*double fisherman knot

*double loop

*double overhand

*double pile hitch

*double sheet bend

*double windsor (for use innecktie s)

*dropper loop

*Dutch marine bowline **E**

*egg loop akabumper knot

*Englishman's knot

*eskimo bowline

*European death knot

*eye splice **F**

*falconer's knot

*farmer's loop

*Farrimond friction hitch

*fiador knot

*figure-of-eight follow through

*figure-of-eight knot akasavoy knot ,Flemish knot

*figure-of-eight loop

*fireman's chair knot

*fisherman's bend

*fisherman's knot

*Flemish bend

*Flemish knot akafigure-of-eight knot ,savoy knot **G**

*gordian knot

*granny knot

*grief knot

*ground-line hitch **H**

*hackamore

*half blood knot

*half hitch

*halter hitch

*handcuff knot

*hangman's noose

*harness hitch akaArtillery loop akamanharness knot

*heaving line bend

*highwayman's hitch

*hitching tie

*honda knot akalariat loop

*Hunter's bend akarigger's bend **I**

*icicle hitch

*improved clinch knot

*in-line figure 8 loop

*Italian hitch **J**

*Jack Ketch's knot **K**

*kamikaze knot, as seen inMan vs. Wild , season five, episode four. seesheepshank

*killick hitch

*klemheist knot **L**

*lariat loop akahonda knot

*lark's foot

*lark's head

*left-hand bowline

*ligature knot akasurgeon's knot

*lighterman's hitch

*lineman's loop

*lobster buoy hitch **M**

*magnus hitch

*manharness knot akaArtillery loop aka harness hitch

*Matthew Walker's knot

*marlinespike hitch

*midshipman's hitch

*miller's knot

*monkey's fist

*munter friction hitch **N**

*nail knot

*noose **O**

*one-sided overhand bend

*overhand bend

*overhand knot with draw-loop

*overhand knot akathumb knot

*oysterman's stopper knot **P**

*packer's knot

*palomar knot

*pile hitch

*poldo tackle

*pratt knot

*prusik knot

*Portuguese whipping

*power cinch **R**

*racking bend

*reef knot

*rigger's bend akaHunter's bend

*ring bend

*ring hitch

*ring knot

*rolling hitch

*Rosendahl bend

*round turn and two half hitches

*round turn

*running knot

*sailor's hitch

*savoy knot akafigure-of-eight knot ,Flemish knot

*sheepshank

*sheet bend

*simple knot

*single carrick bend

*single hitch

*slip knot

*slipped buntline hitch

*slippery eight loop

*slippery hitch

*span loop

*Spanish bowline

*splice

*square knot

*square lashing

*square turk's head

*stein knot

*stevedore knot

*strangle knot

*strap hitch

*surgeon's knot aka ligature knot

*surgeon's loop **T**

*tarbuck knot

*taut-line hitch

*tent hitch

*thief knot

*thumb knot akaoverhand knot

*timber hitch

*tom fool's knot

*trident loop

*triple bowline

*trucker's hitch

*true lover's knot

*tug boat hitch

*turle knot

*twined turk's head

*two half hitches

*two strand overhand knot **U**

*uni knot **V**

*versatackle knot **W**

*wagoner's hitch

*water bowline

*water knot

*waterman's knot

*west country whipping **Y**

*yosemite bowline **Z**

*zeppelin bend

*zeppelin loop **ee also**

*List of bend knots

*List of binding knots

*List of coil knots

*List of hitch knots

*List of friction hitches

*List of lashing knots

*List of loop knots

*List of shortening knots

*List of slip knots

*List of seizing knots

*List of splices

*List of stopper knots

*List of trick knots

*List of mathematical knots and links **Books**Ashley's Book of Knots ISBN 0-385-04025-3

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