Origin of mopedGerman from mo(torisiertes) ped(al), literally , motorized pedal
- A lightweight motorized bicycle that can be pedaled as well as driven by a low-powered gasoline engine.
- A motor scooter.
Origin of mopedFrom mo(tor) ped(al)
- Simple past tense and past participle of mope.
From mope +"Ž -ed.
From Swedish moped.
- Alternative spelling of moped.