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Aragonese

Asturian

Of Germanic origin.

Chamicuro

Borrowed from Spanish ropa.

Chavacano

From Spanish ropa (clothes).

Czech

Borrowed from Polish ropa, ultimately from Proto-Slavic *ropa with unclear origins.

Icelandic

Norwegian Nynorsk

Old Swedish

From Old Norse hrópa, from Proto-Germanic *hrōpaną.

Polish

From Proto-Slavic *ropa with unclear origins.

Spanish

From Gothic *𐍂𐌰𐌿𐍀𐌰 (*raupa), from 𐍂𐌰𐌿𐍀𐌾𐌰𐌽 (raupjan), from Proto-Germanic *raupijaną.

Cognates include Portuguese roupa. Compare also English robe, Italian roba.

Swedish

From Old Swedish rōpa, from Old Norse hrópa, from Proto-Germanic *hrōpaną. Cognate with Faroese rópa, Icelandic hrópa, Danish råbe, Norwegian rope.