rompre

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rumpere, present active infinitive of rumpō ‎(to break).

Verb[edit]

rompre ‎(first-person singular present rompo, past participle romput)

  1. to break

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rumpere, present active infinitive of rumpō ‎(to break).

Verb[edit]

rompre

  1. (transitive) to break (something)
  2. (transitive) to snap (something)
  3. (reflexive) to break
  4. break up (with someone)

Conjugation[edit]

This verb is conjugated like vendre, except that it adds an extra -t in the third-person singular form of the present indicative: il rompt, not *il romp. This is strictly a spelling change; pronunciation-wise, the verb is conjugated exactly like vendre.

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Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

rompre

  1. to break

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French rompre, from Latin rumpō, rumpere ‎(break).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

rompre

  1. (Jersey) to break
    • 2010, Le Don Balleine, Mêfie-Te Des Monstres, ISBN 97800956628909, page 24:
      la mort d'la chorchiéthe avait rompu san chorchéthon.
      the death of the sorceress had broken her spell.

Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin rumpere, present active infinitive of rumpō ‎(to break).

Verb[edit]

rompre

  1. to break (damage significantly)

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb has irregularities in its conjugation. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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