coupe

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See also: coupé and Coupé

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French coupe

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

coupe ‎(plural coupes)

  1. An ice cream dessert; the glass it is served in.
  2. (US) A car with two doors (variant of coupé).
  3. An area of forest where harvesting of wood is planned or has taken place.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin cuppa, from Latin cūpa. The sports sense is a calque of English cup.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

coupe f ‎(plural coupes)

  1. goblet, cup
  2. (sports) cup (award; prize)
  3. cut
  4. (style) haircut

Verb[edit]

coupe

  1. first-person singular present indicative of couper
  2. third-person singular present indicative of couper
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of couper
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of couper
  5. second-person singular imperative of couper

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Saxon *kûpa, côpa, from Old High German chôfa, chuofa, from Latin cūpa, Medieval Latin cōpa ‎(cask).

Noun[edit]

cǒupe (plural cǒupes)

  1. A large wicker basket; a dosser, a pannier.
  2. A basket, pen or enclosure for birds; a coop.
  3. A cart or sled equipped with a wicker basket for carrying manure, etc.
  4. A barrel or cask for holding liquids.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French coupe, cope, culpe, from Latin culpa ‎(fault, defect; crime).

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Noun[edit]

cǒupe (plural cǒupes)

  1. Culpability, guilt, sinfulness.

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old French coup, cop, colp, from Latin colpus ‎(hit, strike, stroke), colaphus ‎(a blow with the fist; a cuff), from Ancient Greek κόλαφος ‎(kólaphos, slap (to the face)).

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Noun[edit]

cǒupe (plural cǒupes)

  1. A blow, a strike.
  2. A cry, a shout.

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin cuppa, from Latin cūpa.

Noun[edit]

coupe f ‎(plural coupes)

  1. (Jersey) cup, chalice