Meanings

1.
the run-up, the inrun
(What you do before trying to jump very wide or high for instance. It's basically about taking up velocity and momentum.)
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2.
the go, the attempt
(Commonly used in the context of making a go at a task that can either succeed or fail. Kind of synonymous with "Versuch" in this sense.)
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Word Family

Root: *hlaupan

This is a West-Germanic root and connections beyond the Germanic branch of the Indo-European tree are not known. It’s the origin of English to leap.

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