Definition of loup in English:

loup

noun & verb

  • ‘I grabbed the reins and louped on the old horse’
    Scottish and Northern Irish form of leap
    • ‘A minute later they've louped a fence and are darting through some trees and up a hill, oblivious to a nervous-looking group of sheep.’

Origin

Middle English: from Old Norse hlaupa (verb), hlaup (noun).

Pronunciation

loup

/laʊp/