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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From mope +‎ -ed.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

moped

  1. simple past tense and past participle of mope

AdjectiveEdit

moped (comparative more moped, superlative most moped)

  1. Melancholic, dejected.
    • 1621, Democritus Junior [pseudonym; Robert Burton], The Anatomy of Melancholy, Oxford: Printed by Iohn Lichfield and Iames Short, for Henry Cripps, OCLC 216894069; The Anatomy of Melancholy: [], 2nd corrected and augmented edition, Oxford: Printed by John Lichfield and James Short, for Henry Cripps, 1624, OCLC 54573970, (please specify |partition=1, 2, or 3):
      , I.iii.1.2:
      it so far troubles them, that they become quite moped many times, and so disheartened, dejected, they dare not come abroad […].

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Swedish moped.

PronunciationEdit

 
Honda PA50 step-through moped (European market)

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

 
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moped (plural mopeds)

  1. A lightweight, two-wheeled vehicle equipped with a small motor and pedals, designed to go no faster than some specified speed limit.
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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Swedish moped

NounEdit

moped m (definite singular mopeden, indefinite plural mopeder, definite plural mopedene)

  1. a moped

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Swedish moped

NounEdit

moped m (definite singular mopeden, indefinite plural mopedar, definite plural mopedane)

  1. a moped

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Blend of motor +‎ pedaler. Coined in 1952 by a Swedish motor journalist in the magazine Motor from tramp-cykel med motor och pedaler ("bicycle with engine and pedals").

NounEdit

moped c

  1. moped (vehicle)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of moped 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative moped mopeden mopeder mopederna
Genitive mopeds mopedens mopeders mopedernas

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