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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /wɒp/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɒp

NounEdit

wop (plural wops)

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

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EtymologyEdit

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

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NounEdit

wop (plural wopes)

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

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Old EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

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

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NounEdit

wōp m

  1. weeping, lamentation

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TorricelliEdit

NounEdit

wop

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

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