loup

1
[loo]

Origin of loup

1
1825–35; < French: literally, wolf < Latin lupus

loup

2
[loup, lohp, loop]Scot.
verb (used without object)
  1. to leap; jump; spring.
verb (used with object)
  1. to leap or jump at, over, or into (something).

Origin of loup

2
1325–75; Middle English loupe < Old Norse hlaupa, cognate with Old English hlēapan to leap
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British Dictionary definitions for loup

loup

1
noun
  1. another name for loo mask

Word Origin for loup

C19: from French, from Latin lupus wolf

loup

2

lowp

verb, noun
  1. a Scot word for leap
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