welp

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

well + -p.

Compare yep and nope.

Interjection[edit]

welp

  1. (slang) Well.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *welp, from Proto-Germanic *hwelpaz.

Noun[edit]

welp m, n ‎(plural welpen, diminutive welpje n)

  1. whelp, young mammal of certain carnivorous species, notably canine pup, bear - or lion cub
  2. human youngster, especially as age group 8-11 in boy scouting

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References[edit]

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]