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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French tomber, from Old French tumber, from Frankish *tūmōn (to rotate, reel, sway), from Proto-Germanic *tūmōną (to turn, rotate), of uncertain origin. Cognate with Old High German tūmōn (to rotate, turn round), Old Norse tumba (to fall, tumble), Old English tumbian (to dance about, leap, tumble). More at tumb.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tomber

  1. to fall

ConjugationEdit

Use the auxiliary être intranslatively, auxiliary avoir transitively.

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Middle FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

tomber

  1. to fall

ConjugationEdit

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.