trumpe

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French trompe, from Frankish *trumpa, *trumba.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

trumpe (plural trumpes or trumpen)

  1. A trumpet, horn, or similar musical instrument.
  2. One who uses or plays such an instrument.
  3. (rare) A chute or channel for water.
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Descendants[edit]
  • English: trump
  • Scots: trump
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French tromper.

Verb[edit]

trumpe

  1. Alternative form of trumpen