See also: lump
Originally the same as Lumpen (“rag, tatter”), later distinguished in form.
- cad (mean, ignoble, or dirty male person)
- Lump may be declined according to the strong or weak pattern. The former is more originally standard, the latter more common in general usage.
- The word is quite frequent in southern Germany and Austria; elsewhere it is not often heard.
Declension of Lump [masculine, weak // strong]