- A crustacean of the Nephrodidae family, normally red in colour, with claws, which is used as an expensive seafood.
- (historical) A soldier or officer of the imperial British Army (due to their red or scarlet uniform).
Etymology:lopustre, lopystre, a corrupt derivation of locusta "locust, crustacean".
- Dutch: zeekreeft de
- French: homard
- German: Hummer
- Italian: aragosta
- Spanish: langosta
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