trampa

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German trampen (to walk heavily), or from Medieval Latin trappa, from Proto-Germanic *trap-, from Proto-Indo-European *dremb- (to run); or possibly ultimately onomatopoeic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

trampa f (plural trampes)

  1. trap
  2. trick, deceit

Further reading[edit]

  • Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg trampa on the Catalan Wikipedia.Wikipedia ca
  • “trampa” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Verb[edit]

trampa

  1. inflection of trampe:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish [Term?], from Italian tramuta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /trâːmpa/
  • Hyphenation: tram‧pa

Noun[edit]

trȃmpa f (Cyrillic spelling тра̑мпа)

  1. barter

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German trampen (to walk heavily), or from Medieval Latin trappa, from Proto-Germanic *trap-, from Proto-Indo-European *dremb- (to run); or possibly ultimately onomatopoeic.

Noun[edit]

trampa f (plural trampas)

  1. trap, snare (device for trapping animals)
  2. cheat, trick, cheating, deceit, fraud, scam (act of deception, especially for unlawful gain)
    Synonym: engaño
    hacer trampasto cheat
  3. trapdoor (hinged or sliding door set into a floor)
    Synonym: escotillón

Usage notes[edit]

This word is a false friend with English tramp. The two are not cognates at all.

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From sense 2

Noun[edit]

trampa c

  1. a pedal
Declension[edit]
Declension of trampa 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative trampa trampan trampor tramporna
Genitive trampas trampans trampors trampornas

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish trampa, from Old Norse trampa, from Proto-Germanic *trampaną, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *drem- (to run). Cognate with Norwegian trampe. Compare English trample.

Verb[edit]

trampa (present trampar, preterite trampade, supine trampat, imperative trampa)

  1. to walk, to step, to tramp
    • 1913, Joe Hill, The Tramp (song)
      Tramp, tramp, tramp gå på och trampa, här finns ingenting att få
      Tramp, tramp, tramp, keep on a-tramping, Nothing doing here for you
  2. to pedal (for example a bicycle)
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