wop

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See also: woþ

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Neapolitan guappo (dude, stud), a greeting borrowed from Spanish guapo (bold, handsome).

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wop (plural wops)

  1. (Britain, US, slang, derogatory, ethnic slur) A person of Italian descent.

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English wōp, from Proto-Germanic *wōpaz.

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wop (plural wopes)

  1. The action of or a moment of crying or weeping; lamentation.

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wōpaz (clamour, weeping).

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wōp m

  1. weeping, lamentation

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wop

  1. water

References[edit]

  • transnewguinea.org, citing D. C. Laycock, Languages of the Lumi Subdistrict (West Sepik District), New Guinea (1968), Oceanic Linguistics, 7 (1): 36-66