trompe

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See also: Trompe and trompé

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

trompe (plural trompes)

  1. (obsolete) A trumpet; a trump.
  2. Alternative form of tromp (blowing apparatus in a forge)

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

trompe

  1. deceptively

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French trompe, from Old French trompe, from Frankish *trumpa, *trumba (trumpet), akin to Old Dutch drumba, trumba (trumpet, horn), Old High German trumba, trumpa, Old Norse trumba. Doublet of trombe.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tʁɔ̃p/
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Noun[edit]

trompe f (plural trompes)

  1. trumpet
  2. trunk of an elephant
  3. squinch

Verb[edit]

trompe

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tromper
  2. third-person singular present indicative of tromper
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of tromper
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of tromper
  5. second-person singular imperative of tromper

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Interlingue[edit]

Noun[edit]

trompe (plural trompes)

  1. trunk (of an elephant)

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French trompe.

Noun[edit]

trompe

  1. Alternative form of trumpe

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French tromper.

Verb[edit]

trompe

  1. Alternative form of trumpen