hleapan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hlaupaną. Cognate with Old High German hloufan (German laufen ‘run’), Old Norse hlaupa (Danish løbe, Swedish löpa), Gothic 𐌿𐍃𐌷𐌻𐌰𐌿𐍀𐌰𐌽 (ushlaupan), Old Frisian hlāpa, Old Saxon -hlōpan (Dutch lopen).

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Verb[edit]

hlēapan (3 singular present hlīepeþ, 3 singular preterite hlēop, preterite plural hlēopon, past participle ġehlēapen)

  1. to run
  2. to jump, leap

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