dorp

noun
\ ˈdȯrp How to pronounce dorp (audio) \

Definition of dorp

First Known Use of dorp

circa 1576, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dorp

Dutch, from Middle Dutch; akin to Old High German dorf village — more at thorp

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“Dorp.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dorp. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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