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colp (plural colps)

  1. Alternative form of collop

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NounEdit

colp m (plural colps)

  1. (obsolete or dialectal) Alternative form of cop

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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *colpus, syncopated form of Latin colaphus, from Ancient Greek κόλαφος (kólaphos, blow, smack).

NounEdit

colp m (oblique plural cols, nominative singular cols, nominative plural colp)

  1. strike; hit

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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *colpus, syncopated form of Latin colaphus, from Ancient Greek κόλαφος (kólaphos, blow, smack).

NounEdit

colp m (oblique plural colps, nominative singular colps, nominative plural colp)

  1. blow; strike; hit

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