loopfiets etymology

Dutch word loopfiets comes from Dutch lopen, Dutch fiets ((motorsports) motorbike. Bicycle.)

Detailed word origin of loopfiets

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lopen Dutch (nld) A dry measure of content. An apparently larger land measure (auxiliary, with te) Forms a continuous aspect. Although it carries an implication of walking, this is vague and not emphasized.. (intransitive) to be open, current, activated. (intransitive) to lose liquid: drip, gush, leak. (intransitive, chiefly, Belgium) to run, cover distance, follow a track etc.. (intransitive, chiefly, [...]
fiets Dutch (nld) (motorsports) motorbike. Bicycle.
loopfiets Dutch (nld) A bike with no pedals; a balance bicycle.

Words with the same origin as loopfiets

Descendants of lopen
loopband loopgraaf loopjongen looppas loops loopvogel loper overloop overloper uitloper