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This '''list of knots''' includes many alternate names for common knots. The [[overhand knot]], for example, is also known as the [[thumb knot]]. The [[figure-of-eight knot]] is also known as the [[savoy knot]] or the Flemish knot.
  
This '''list of knots''' includes many alternate names for common knots. The [[overhand knot]], for example, is also known as the [[thumb knot]].  The [[figure-of-eight knot]] is also known as the [[savoy knot]] or the [[Flemish knot]].
 
  
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== A ==
  
==A==
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*[[Adjustable bend]]
 
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*[[Adjustable grip hitch]]
*[[adjustable bend]]
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*[[Adjustable loop]]
*[[adjustable hitch]]
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*[[Albright knot]]
*[[adjustable loop]]
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*[[Alpine butterfly bend]]
*[[albright knot]]
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*[[Alpine butterfly knot]]
*[[alpine butterfly bend]]
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*[[Alpine coil]]
*[[alpine butterfly knot]]
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*[[Alternate ring hitching]]
*[[alpine coil]]
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*[[Anchor bend]]
*[[alternate ring hitching]]
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*[[Angler's knot]]
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*[[Angler's loop]]
*[[anchor bend]]
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*[[Arbor knot]]
*[[angler's knot]]
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*[[Artillery loop]]
*[[angler's loop]]
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*[[Ashley's bend]]
*[[arbor knot]]
 
*[[artillery loop]]
 
*[[Ashley's Bend]]
 
 
*[[Ashley's stopper knot]]
 
*[[Ashley's stopper knot]]
*[[Axle Hitch]]
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*[[Axle hitch]]
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==B==
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== B ==
  
*[[bachmann knot]]
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*[[Bachmann knot]]
*[[bag knot]]
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*[[Bag knot]]
*[[bait loop]]
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*[[Bait loop]]
*[[bale sling hitch]]
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*[[Bale sling hitch]]
*[[barrel hitch]]
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*[[Barrel hitch]]
*[[barrel knot]]
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*[[Barrel knot]]
*[[barrel sling]]
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*[[Barrel sling]]
*[[becket hitch]]
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*[[Becket hitch]]
*[[beer knot]]
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*[[Beer knot]]
*[[bimini twist]]
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*[[Bimini twist]]
*[[blackwall hitch]]
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*[[Blackwall hitch]]
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*[[Blake's hitch]]
*[[blake's hitch]]
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*[[Blood knot]]
*[[blood knot]]
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*[[Blood loop knot]]
*[[blood loop knot]]
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*[[Boa knot]]
*[[boa knot]]
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*[[Bottle sling]]
*[[bottle sling]]
 
 
*[[Bowen knot]]
 
*[[Bowen knot]]
*[[bowline]]
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*[[Bowline]]
*[[bowline on a bight]]
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*[[Bowline on a bight]]
 
*[[Bumper knot]]
 
*[[Bumper knot]]
*[[buntline hitch]]
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*[[Buntline hitch]]
*[[butterfly knot]]
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*[[Butterfly knot]]
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==C==
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== C ==
  
*[[carrick bend]]
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*[[Carrick bend]]
*[[carrick mat]]
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*[[Carrick mat]]
*[[cat's paw (knot)|cat's paw]]
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*[[Cat's paw (knot)|Cat's paw]]
*[[catshank]]
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*[[Catshank]]
*[[chain stitch]]
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*[[Chain stitch]]
*[[clove hitch]]
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*[[Clove hitch]]
*[[common whipping]]
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*[[Common whipping]]
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*[[Constrictor knot]]
*[[constrictor knot]]
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*[[Continuous ring hitching]]
*[[continuous ring hitching]]
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*[[Corned beef knot]]
*[[corned beef knot]]
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*[[Cow hitch]]
*[[cow hitch]]
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*[[Cow hitch and bowline]]
*[[cow hitch and bowline]]
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*[[Cowboy bowline]]
*[[Cowboy Bowline]]
 
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==D==
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== D ==
 
 
*[[diagonal lashing]]
 
*[[diamond knot]]
 
*[[directional figure eight]]
 
*[[dogshank]]
 
*[[double bowline]]
 
*[[double carrick bend]]
 
*[[double constrictor knot]]
 
*[[double figure eight bend]]
 
*[[double figure eight]]
 
  
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*[[Diagonal lashing]]
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*[[Diamond knot]]
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*[[Directional figure eight]]
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*[[Dogshank]]
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*[[Double bowline]]
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*[[Double carrick bend]]
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*[[Double constrictor knot]]
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*[[Double figure eight bend]]
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*[[Double figure eight]]
 
*[[Double fisherman knot]] or Double Englishman knot
 
*[[Double fisherman knot]] or Double Englishman knot
*[[double loop]]
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*[[Double loop]]
*[[double overhand]]
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*[[Double overhand]]
*[[double pile hitch]]
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*[[Double pile hitch]]
*[[double sheet bend]]
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*[[Double sheet bend]]
*[[double Windsor]] (for use in [[necktie]]s)
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*Double Windsor (for use in [[necktie]]s)
*[[dropper loop]]
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*[[Dropper loop]]
 
*[[Dutch marine bowline]]
 
*[[Dutch marine bowline]]
  
  
==E==
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== E ==
*[[egg loop]]
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*[[Egg loop]]
 
*[[Englishman's knot]]
 
*[[Englishman's knot]]
*[[eskimo bowline]]
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*[[Eskimo bowline]]
*[[European Death Knot]]
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*[[European death knot]]
*[[eye splice]]
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*[[Eye splice]]
  
==F==
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== F ==
  
*[[falconer's knot]]
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*[[Falconer's knot]]
*[[farmer's loop]]
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*[[Farmer's loop]]
*[[figure-of-eight follow through]]
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*[[Figure-of-eight follow through]]
*[[figure-of-eight knot]]
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*[[Figure-of-eight knot]]
*[[figure-of-eight loop]]
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*[[Figure-of-eight loop]]
 
*[[Fiodor knot]]
 
*[[Fiodor knot]]
 
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*[[Fireman's chair knot]]
*[[fireman's chair knot]]
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*Fisherman's bend
*[[fisherman's bend]]
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*[[Fisherman's knot]]
*[[fisherman's knot]]
 
 
*[[Flemish bend]]
 
*[[Flemish bend]]
 
*[[Flemish knot]]
 
*[[Flemish knot]]
  
  
==G==
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== G ==
*[[Geier Hitch]]
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*[[Geier hitch]]
*[[Gordian Knot]]
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*[[Gordian knot]]
*[[granny knot]]
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*[[Granny knot]]
*[[grief knot]]
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*[[Grief knot]]
*[[ground-line hitch]]
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*[[Ground-line hitch]]
  
==H==
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== H ==
  
*[[hackamore]]
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*Hackamore
*[[half hitch]]
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*[[Half hitch]]
*[[halter hitch]]
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*[[Halter hitch]]
*[[handcuff knot]]
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*[[Handcuff knot]]
*[[hangman's knot]]
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*[[Hangman's knot]]
  
*[[heaving line bend]]
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*[[Heaving line bend]]
*[[highwayman's hitch]]
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*[[Highwayman's hitch]]
*[[hitching tie]]
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*[[Hitching tie]]
*[[honda knot]]
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*[[Honda knot]]
*[[hunter's bend]]
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*[[Hunter's bend]]
  
  
==I==
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== I ==
*[[icicle hitch]]
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*[[Icicle hitch]]
*[[improved clinch knot]]
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*[[Improved clinch knot]]
*[[In-Line Figure 8 Loop]]
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*[[In-line figure eight loop]]
 
*[[Irish bowline]]
 
*[[Irish bowline]]
 
*[[Italian hitch]]
 
*[[Italian hitch]]
  
==J==
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== J ==
 
*[[Jack Ketch's knot]]
 
*[[Jack Ketch's knot]]
  
==K==
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== K ==
*[[killick hitch]]
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*[[Killick hitch]]
*[[klemheist knot]]
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*[[Klemheist knot]]
  
==L==
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== L ==
*[[lariat loop]]
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*[[Lariat loop]]
*[[lark's foot]]
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*Lark's foot
*[[lark's head]]
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*[[Lark's head]]
*[[lighterman's hitch]]
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*[[Lighterman's hitch]]
*[[lineman's loop]]
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*[[Lineman's loop]]
*[[lobster buoy hitch]]
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*[[Lobster buoy hitch]]
  
==M==
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== M ==
*[[magnus hitch]]
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*[[Magnus hitch]]
*[[manharness knot]]
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*[[Manharness knot]]
*[[marlinespike hitch]]
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*[[Marlinespike hitch]]
*[[midshipman's hitch]]
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*[[Midshipman's hitch]]
*[[miller's knot]]
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*[[Miller's knot]]
*[[monkey's fist]]
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*[[Monkey's fist]]
*[[munter friction hitch]]
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*Munter friction hitch
  
==N==
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== N ==
*[[nail knot]]
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*[[Nail knot]]
*[[noose]]
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*[[Noose]]
  
==O==
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== O ==
*[[one-sided overhand bend]]
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*[[One-sided overhand bend]]
*[[overhand bend]]
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*[[Overhand bend]]
*[[overhand knot with draw-loop]]
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*[[Overhand knot with draw-loop]]
*[[overhand knot]]
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*[[Overhand knot]]
*[[oysterman's stopper knot]]
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*[[Oysterman's stopper knot]]
  
==P==
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== P ==
*[[packer's knot]]
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*[[Packer's knot]]
*[[palomar knot]]
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*[[Palomar knot]]
*[[pile hitch]]
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*[[Pile hitch]]
*[[poldo tackle]]
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*Poldo tackle
 
*[[Pratt knot]]
 
*[[Pratt knot]]
*[[prusik knot]]
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*[[Prusik knot]]
 
*[[Portuguese whipping]]
 
*[[Portuguese whipping]]
  
==R==
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== R ==
  
*[[racking bend]]
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*[[Racking bend]]
*[[reef knot]]
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*[[Reef knot]]
*[[rigger's bend]]
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*[[Rigger's bend]]
*[[ring bend]]
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*Ring bend
*[[ring hitch]]
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*[[Ring hitch]]
*[[ring knot]]
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*[[Ring knot]]
 
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*[[Rolling hitch]]
*[[rolling hitch]]
 
 
*[[Rosendahl bend]]
 
*[[Rosendahl bend]]
*[[round turn and two half hitches]]
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*[[Round turn and two half hitches]]
*[[round turn]]
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*[[Round turn]]
*[[running knot]]
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*[[Running knot]]
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==S==
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== S ==
 
 
*[[sailor's hitch]]
 
*[[savoy knot]]
 
*[[sheepshank]]
 
*[[sheet bend]]
 
*[[simple knot]]
 
*[[single carrick bend]]
 
*[[single hitch]]
 
*[[slip knot]]
 
*[[slipped buntline hitch]]
 
*[[slippery eight loop]]
 
*[[slippery hitch]]
 
*[[span loop]]
 
  
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*[[Sailor's hitch]]
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*[[Savoy knot]]
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*[[Sheepshank]]
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*[[Sheet bend]]
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*[[Simple knot]]
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*[[Single carrick bend]]
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*[[Single hitch]]
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*[[Slip knot]]
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*[[Slipped buntline hitch]]
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*[[Slippery eight loop]]
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*[[Slippery hitch]]
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*[[Span loop]]
 
*[[Spanish Bowline]]
 
*[[Spanish Bowline]]
*[[splice]]
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*[[Splice]]
*[[square knot]]
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*[[Square knot]]
*[[square lashing]]
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*[[Square lashing]]
*[[Turk's head knot|square turk's head]]
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*[[Turk's head knot|Square Turk's head]]
 
*[[Stein knot]]
 
*[[Stein knot]]
 
*[[Stevedore knot]]
 
*[[Stevedore knot]]
*[[Stockgrower's Lash]]
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*[[Stockgrower's lash]]
 
*[[Strap hitch]]
 
*[[Strap hitch]]
*[[surgeon's knot]]
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*[[Surgeon's knot]]
*[[surgeon's loop]]
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*[[Surgeon's loop]]
  
  
==T==
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== T ==
  
*[[tarbuck knot]]
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*[[Tarbuck knot]]
*[[taut-line hitch]]
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*[[Taut-line hitch]]
*[[taut-line hitch|tent hitch]]
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*[[Taut-line hitch|Tent hitch]]
*[[thief knot]]
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*[[Thief knot]]
*[[thumb knot]]
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*[[Thumb knot]]
*[[timber hitch]]
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*[[Timber hitch]]
*[[tom fool's knot]]
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*[[Tom fool's knot]]
*[[trident loop]]
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*[[Trident loop]]
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*[[Triple bowline]]
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*[[Trucker's hitch]]
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*[[True lover's knot]]
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*[[Tug boat hitch]]
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*[[Turle knot]]
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*[[Turk's head knot|Twined Turk's head]]
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*[[Two half hitches]]
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*[[Two strand overhand knot]]
  
*[[triple bowline]]
 
*[[trucker's hitch]]
 
*[[true lover's knot]]
 
*[[tug boat hitch]]
 
*[[turle knot]]
 
*[[Turk's head knot|twined turk's head]]
 
*[[two half hitches]]
 
*[[two strand overhand knot]]
 
  
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== V ==
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*[[Versatackle knot]]
  
==V==
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== W ==
*[[versatackle knot]]
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*Wagoner's hitch
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*[[Water bowline]]
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*[[Water knot]]
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*[[Waterman's knot]]
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*West country whipping
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*[[Whipped rope]]
  
==W==
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== Y ==
*[[wagoner's hitch]]
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*[[Yosemite bowline]]
*[[water bowline]]
 
*[[water knot]]
 
*[[waterman's knot]]
 
*[[west country whipping]]
 
  
==Y==
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== Z ==
*[[yosemite bowline]]
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*[[Zeppelin bend]]
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*[[Zeppelin loop]]
  
==Z==
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== See also ==
*[[zeppelin bend]]
 
*[[zeppelin loop]]
 
 
 
==See also==
 
  
 
*[[List of bend knots]]
 
*[[List of bend knots]]
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*[[List of shortening knots]]
 
*[[List of shortening knots]]
 
*[[List of slip knots]]
 
*[[List of slip knots]]
*[[List of seizing knots]]
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*List of seizing knots
 
*[[List of splices]]
 
*[[List of splices]]
 
*[[List of stopper knots]]
 
*[[List of stopper knots]]
 
*[[List of trick knots]]
 
*[[List of trick knots]]
  
<br>
 
*[[List of mathematical knots and links]]
 
 
 
 
==External links==
 
http://www.animatedknots.com/
 
  
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== External links ==
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*[http://www.animatedknots.com/ Animated Knots by Grog]
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*[http://knots3d.com/knots/en_us/ALL Knots 3D]
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*[http://www.southee.com/Knots/Knots_KnotsIndex.htm Useful Knots]
  
 
[[Category:Knots]]
 
[[Category:Knots]]
  
 
[[fi:Luettelo solmuista ja köytöksistä]]
 
[[fi:Luettelo solmuista ja köytöksistä]]

Latest revision as of 23:05, 7 January 2016

This list of knots includes many alternate names for common knots. The overhand knot, for example, is also known as the thumb knot. The figure-of-eight knot is also known as the savoy knot or the Flemish knot.


A

B

C

D


E

F


G

H


I

J

K

L

M

N

O

P

R

S


T


V

W

Y

Z

See also


External links