Loup in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is loup a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word loup is a Scrabble US word. The word loup is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Is loup a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word loup is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

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Valid words made from Loup

You can make 13 words from 'loup' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'loup'

LOUP 6 

3 letters words from 'loup'

LOP 5LOU 3
OUP 5PLU 5
POL 5PUL 5
UPO 5 

2 letters words from 'loup'

LO 2OP 4
OU 2PO 4
UP 4 

All 4 letters words made out of loup

loup olup luop ulop oulp uolp lopu olpu lpou plou oplu polu lupo ulpo lpuo pluo uplo pulo oupl uopl opul poul upol puol

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Definitions and meaning of loup

loup

Alternative forms

  • loop

Etymology

Borrowed from German Luppe (a lump of iron).

Noun

loup (plural loups)

  1. A mass of iron in a pasty condition gathered into a ball for the tilt hammer or rolls.

Anagrams

  • Lo-p'u

French

Etymology

From Middle French loup, from a dialectal variant of Old French leu, lou (or reformed analogically from the feminine louve), or perhaps borrowed from Old Occitan lop, replaced the native Old French, all from Latin lupus, from an Osco-Umbrian language, from Proto-Italic *lukʷos, metathesis of Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos.

  • Cognate with Italian lupo, Portuguese lobo, Spanish lobo

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lu/
  • Rhymes: -u

Noun

loup m (plural loups, feminine louve)

  1. wolf
  2. bass (fish)
  3. mask, eyemask
  4. flaw

Derived terms

Related terms

  • louveteau

Further reading

  • “loup” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Middle French

Etymology

From a dialectal variant of Old French leu, lou (or reformed analogically from the feminine louve), or perhaps borrowed from Old Occitan lop, replacing the native Old French, all from Latin lupus.

Noun

loup m (plural loups)

  1. wolf (animal)

Old High German

Alternative forms

  • loub

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *laubą, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *lewp- (peel, break off), Old Saxon lōf, Old English lēaf, Old Norse lauf, Gothic 𐌻𐌰𐌿𐍆𐍃 (laufs).

Noun

loup n

  1. leaves

Descendants

  • Middle High German: loup
    • Alemannic German: Làuib (Alsatian)
    • Bavarian:
      Cimbrian: loap
      Mòcheno: lap
    • Hunsrik: Laab
    • German: Laub
    • Luxembourgish: Laf
    • Rhine Franconian: Laab
      Frankfurterisch: Laab
    • Vilamovian: łojp

Scots

Alternative forms

  • lowp (South Scots)

Etymology

From Middle English lopen, borrowed from Old Norse hlaupa, from Proto-Germanic *hlaupaną. Doublet of lepe, which was inherited from Old English hlēapan.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lʌʊp/

Verb

loup (third-person singular present loups, present participle loupin, past loupit, past participle loupit)

  1. to leap

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Scots) to leap.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)