loot (n.) Look up loot at Dictionary.com
"goods taken from an enemy, etc.," 1788, Anglo-Indian, from Hindi lut, from Sanskrit loptram, lotram "booty, stolen property," from PIE *roup-tro-, from root *reup- "to snatch" (see rip (v.)).
loot (v.) Look up loot at Dictionary.com
"to plunder; carry off as loot," 1821, from loot (n.). Related: Looted; looting.