The joint which links the foot using leg the tarsus
- a gliding joint involving the distal stops associated with the tibia and fibula in addition to proximal end of this talus
- The joint which links the foot with all the knee; the tarsus.
The rearfoot is complex. It is contains two joints: the true ankle joint together with subtalar joint:
Old English ancleow "ankle," from PIE root *ang-/*ank- "to flex" (see position (letter.)). The modern form seems to have already been impacted by Old Norse
(n.) The joint which links the foot with all the knee; the tarsus.
She wrenched away, only for the robed man to snatch her ankle and drag her down.