loppestre

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

loppestre

  1. Alternative form of lopster

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly a corruption of Latin locusta (lobster, locust) + the Old English feminine agent suffix -estre; or from lobbe, loppe (spider) + the feminine agent suffix -estre, equivalent to lop +‎ -ster.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

loppestre f

  1. lobster

Descendants[edit]