Meaning of PEOPLE in English


Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: peo · pled ; peo · pling \ -p( ə -)li ŋ \

Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French popler, poeplier, from pople

Date: 15th century

1 : to supply or fill with people

2 : to dwell in : INHABIT

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.