kop

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See also: Kop, köp, and k'op

English[edit]

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Afrikaans

Noun[edit]

kop (plural kops)

  1. (South Africa) A hill or mountain.

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kop.

Noun[edit]

kop (plural koppe, diminutive koppie)

  1. head

Czech[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kop m

  1. kick

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse koppr, from Middle Low German kop.

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Noun[edit]

kop c (singular definite koppen, plural indefinite kopper)

  1. A cup; A concave vessel for holding liquid, generally adorned with either a handle or a stem (confer goblet, glass.)
    ... kop.
    Pour the wine into the cup.

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch cop, probably from Late Latin cuppa.

Noun[edit]

kop m (plural koppen, diminutive kopje n)

  1. cup (for drinking)
    Nog een kopje thee?
    (Do you want) another cup of tea?
    Synonyms: mok, tas
  2. (derogatory, for humans) head
    Buldogs hebben een angstaanjagende kop.
    Bulldogs have a scary head.
    Hou je kop!
    Shut up!
    Synonyms: hoofd
  3. (colloquial, by extension) A (male) human.
    Wat een kwaaie kop!
    What an angry guy!
  4. head of a nail, pin etc.
    Je slaat de spijker op de kop.
    You hit the nail on the head.
  5. front, lead, e.g. in a race; charge, control.
    De underdog ligt op kop.
    The underdog is in the lead.
  6. heading (of a text), headline
  7. heads (side of a coin)
    Synonyms: kruis
    Antonyms: munt
Usage notes[edit]

It is considered impolite to refer to someone’s head with kop as that word normally only refers to the head of animals, although for horses, which are considered noble animals, hoofd is generally used.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

kop

  1. first-person singular present indicative of koppen
  2. imperative of koppen

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from kopati.

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Noun[edit]

kop m inan (genitive [please provide], nominative plural [please provide])

  1. hoe (tool)

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West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German Kopf

Noun[edit]

kop c (plural koppen)

  1. head

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