dorp

[dawrp]
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noun

a village; hamlet.

Nearby words

  1. dorobo,
  2. doronicum,
  3. dorothea,
  4. dorothy,
  5. dorothy dixer,
  6. dorpat,
  7. dorper,
  8. dorr,
  9. dorr's rebellion,
  10. dors-

Origin of dorp

1560–70; < Dutch; cognate with thorp

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British Dictionary definitions for dorp

dorp

noun

archaic, or Southern African a small town or village

Word Origin for dorp

C16: from Dutch: village; related to thorp

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