tropel

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *troppellus, diminutive from Medieval Latin troppus, from Frankish *throp, from Proto-Germanic *þruppaz, *þrubą (cluster).

Noun[edit]

tropel m (oblique plural tropeaus or tropeax or tropiaus or tropiax or tropels, nominative singular tropeaus or tropeax or tropiaus or tropiax or tropels, nominative plural tropel)

  1. group

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

tropel m (plural tropéis)

  1. swarm (a mass of people or animals in turmoil)

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tropel m (plural tropeles)

  1. swarm
  2. mob, crowd
  3. squad, troop

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