See also: tombe

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

French tombé

NounEdit

tombé (plural tombés)

  1. (ballet) A movement in which a dancer falls from one leg to the other while flexing the knee.

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

tombé

  1. past participle of tomber

Further readingEdit


Louisiana Creole FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French tomber (to fall), compare Haitian Creole tonbe.

VerbEdit

tombé

  1. to fall

ReferencesEdit

  • Alcée Fortier, Louisiana Folktales

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French tomblel.

NounEdit

tombé m (plural tombieaux)

  1. (Jersey) gravestone