Middle French edit

Verb edit

tumber

  1. Alternative form of tomber

Conjugation edit

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

Old French edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Possibly an expressive creation or of Frankish origin (from Proto-Germanic *tūmōną).

Verb edit

tumber

  1. to fall

Conjugation edit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-mb, *-mbs, *-mbt are modified to mp, ns, nt. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

Descendants edit

  • Middle French: tomber, tumber
    • French: tomber, tumer (dialectal)