trappe

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See also: Trappe and trappé

Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

trappe

  1. plural of trap

Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German trappe.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /trapə/, [ˈtˢʁɑb̥ə]

Noun[edit]

trappe c (singular definite trappen, plural indefinite trapper)

  1. stairs, stairway
  2. bustard

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

trappe

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of trappen

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French trappe, from Old French trape (trap, snare), from Old Frankish *trappa (trap, snare), from Proto-Germanic *trap-, *tramp- (to step). More at English trap.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tʁap/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

trappe f (plural trappes)

  1. hatch or trap door
  2. (slang) trap (mouth)
    Dumont a une grande trappe et est démagogue.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

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Interlingue[edit]

Noun[edit]

trappe

  1. trap

Related terms[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

trappe (plural trappes)

  1. trap (device for catching)

Descendants[edit]

  • English: trap

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

trappe f (plural trappes)

  1. (Jersey) trapdoor