tomber

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French tomber, from Old French tomber, tumber, tumer (to dance, jump, tumble), from Frankish *tūmōn (to rotate, reel, sway), from Proto-Germanic *tūmōną (to turn, rotate), of uncertain origin. Cognate with Old High German tūmōn (to rotate, turn round), Old Norse tumba (to fall, tumble), Old English tumbian (to dance about, leap, tumble). More at tumb.

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tomber

  1. to fall

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Middle French[edit]

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Verb[edit]

tomber

  1. to fall

Conjugation[edit]

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.