Here is the meaning of the word, LOPE
Lope ( imp. ) - of Leap.
Lope ( n. ) - A leap; a long step.
Lope ( n. ) - An easy gait, consisting of long running strides or leaps.
Lope ( v. i. ) - To leap; to dance.
Lope ( v. i. ) - To move with a lope, as a horse.