Other 1: (sloÍop)
Other 2: slewp or just sloop
Dutch sloep, from Middle Dutch slÅpen (to glide).
- A single-masted sailboat with only one jib.
#:I stayed in this island for a few days; I believe it could not be above a fortnight; when I and some few more slaves, that were not saleable amongst the rest, from very much fretting, were shipped off in a sloop for North America. - "The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano", by Olaudah Equiano or Gustavus Vassa
- A sailing warship, smaller than a frigate, with its guns all on one deck.
Catalan: balandra f
German: Schaluppe f; Slup
Italian: corvetta f
Japanese: ã¹ã«ã¼ã (surÅ«pu)
Serbian: ÑÐ»ÑÐ¿ (slup)
Spanish: balandra f, chalupa f
Ukrainian: ÑÐ»ÑÐ¿ (Å¡lÇp)
Vietnamese: thuyá»n nhá» má»t buá»m; tÃ u tuáº§n tra#Vietnamese|tra