hopa

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hopa (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative hopaði, supine hopað)

  1. to retreat, to fall back
  2. to recede
    Jökullinn hefur hopað.
    The glacier has receded.

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hopa m (genitive singular hopa, nominative plural hopaí)

  1. hop (cone)

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Late shortened form of tōhopa.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈxo.pɑ/, [ˈho.pɑ]

Noun[edit]

hopa m (nominative plural hopan)

  1. hope

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  • English: hope

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hopa (present hopar, preterite hopade, supine hopat, imperative hopa)

  1. to row backwards
  2. (transitive) to gather, to collect (in a pile); to pile up
  3. (reflexive) to gather, to pile up; as of dark clouds or problems
    Svarta skyar hopar sig vid horisonten och lovar svår storm.
    Black clouds gather at the horizon and promise a severe storm.

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