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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English tumbian (to tumble) (from Proto-Germanic *tūmōną (to turn, rotate)) and Anglo-Norman toumber (to fall) (Old French tumber), itself perhaps from the same Germanic verb via Frankish.

VerbEdit

tumben (third-person singular simple present tumbeth, present participle tumbende, simple past and past participle tumbed)

  1. to fall, tumble
Alternative formsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • English: tumb

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

tumben (third-person singular simple present tumbeth, present participle tumbende, simple past and past participle tumbed)

  1. Alternative form of tomben (to inter)

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

tumben

  1. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of tumbar.
  2. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of tumbar.
  3. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural present subjunctive form of tumbar.