krop

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See also: Krop, krȫp, and kröp

Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kroppr, from Proto-Germanic *kruppaz. Cognate with Swedish kropp, English crop and German Kropf.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /krɔp/, [ˈkʰʁ̥ʌb̥]

Noun[edit]

krop c (singular definite kroppen, plural indefinite kroppe)

  1. body (of animals, including humans)
    Synonym: legeme
  2. trunk, torso (as opposed to the limbs)
  3. carcass, carcase (of a butchered animal)
  4. body, fuselage (the central part of an object, e.g. an airplane, a building a musical instrument)
  5. body (the taste of wine)

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch crop, from Old Dutch *krop, from Proto-Germanic *kruppaz. Doublet of groep. Cognate with English crop, German Kropf.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /krɔp/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: krop
  • Rhymes: -ɔp

Noun[edit]

krop m (plural kroppen, diminutive kropje n)

  1. An unhealthy enlargement of a bird's gullet.
  2. The head (capitulum) of certain plants, especially lettuce.
  3. A tissue growth, a goitre, notably struma.
  4. (obsolete, by extension) The throat or rather the whole neck of certain animals, especially birds, rarely of humans.
  5. (metonymically) Any emotion felt as a lump in throat, e.g. caused by fear, anxiety or grief.

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  • Afrikaans: krop
  • Negerhollands: krop

Polish[edit]

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krop f

  1. genitive plural of kropa

Verb[edit]

krop

  1. second-person singular imperative of kropić

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

krop m (Cyrillic spelling кроп)

  1. (Kajkavian) boiling water

Tocharian A[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Tocharian B kraupe.

Noun[edit]

krop m

  1. crowd
  2. herd, flock
  3. heap