rumpo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Indo-European *reup (to break).[1]

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Verb[edit]

present active rumpō, present infinitive rumpere, perfect active rūpī, supine ruptum

  1. I break, burst, tear, rend, rupture; break asunder, force open.
  2. (of the body) I break, split, rupture, burst.
  3. (figuratively) I break, interrupt, annul, destroy.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Wolfgang Pfeifer, ed., Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Deutschen, s.v. “raufen” (Munich: Deutscher Taschenbucher Vertrag, 2005), 1090.