colp

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

colp (plural colps)

  1. Alternative form of collop

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for colp in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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colp m (plural colps)

  1. (obsolete or dialectal) Alternative form of cop

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *colpus, syncopated form of Latin colaphus, from Ancient Greek κόλαφος (kólaphos, blow, smack).

Noun[edit]

colp m (oblique plural cols, nominative singular cols, nominative plural colp)

  1. strike; hit

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *colpus, syncopated form of Latin colaphus, from Ancient Greek κόλαφος (kólaphos, blow, smack).

Noun[edit]

colp m (oblique plural colps, nominative singular colps, nominative plural colp)

  1. blow; strike; hit

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