laup

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Coined by Johannes Aavik. Influenced by Russian лоб (lob).

Noun[edit]

laup (genitive lauba, partitive laupa)

  1. forehead

Declension[edit]


Maguindanao[edit]

Noun[edit]

laúp

  1. seam

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

  • (of neuter noun) løp

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse laupr.

Noun[edit]

laup m (definite singular laupen, indefinite plural laupar, definite plural laupane)

  1. (historically) a round or oval wooden box, particularly for carrying food.
    • 1971, Olav H. Hauge, "Tid å hausta inn":
      I kveldingi set eg stigen burt og hengjer laupen frå meg i skuret.
      At dusk, I put away the ladder and hang my box in the shed.
  2. (historically) a unit of measure, primarily for butter, equivalent to approximately 15 kilos.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse hlaup.

Noun[edit]

laup n (definite singular laupet, indefinite plural laup, definite plural laupa)

  1. a run
    Det kjem til å gå bra i det lange laup.
    It'll go well in the long run.
  2. a course (such as of a river)
  3. a barrel (of a gun)

See also[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

laup

  1. imperative of laupa and laupe

References[edit]


Westrobothnian[edit]

Noun[edit]

laup m

  1. bark (of spruce), which is peeled off the tree when it loosens and is used for livestock feed, tanning or as underlay in tar burning pits

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

laup (preterite lopp, supine luppä)

  1. Alternative form of löup