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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Gemel \Gem"el\, n. 1. One of the twins. [Obs.] --Wyclif. [1913 Webster] 2. (Heb.) One of the barrulets placed parallel and closed to each other. Cf. Bars gemel, under Gemel, a. [1913 Webster] Two gemels silver between two griffins passant. --Strype. [1913 Webster] Gemel hinge (Locksmithing), a hinge consisting of an eye or loop and a hook. Gemel ring, a ring with two or more links; a gimbal. See Gimbal. Gemel window, a window with two bays. [1913 Webster]