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(nou) an article deposited as security (nou) a person used by another to gain an end (nou) the least powerful piece; moves only forward and captures only to the side; it can be promoted to a more powerful piece if it reaches the 8th rank (nou) borrowing and leaving an article as security for repayment of the loan

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The advancement of the passed pawn outweighs the number of pawns.

The jewelry were in pawn.

The key squares are relative to the position of the pawn.

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