Definitions

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  • n. A harpist.
  • n. An old Irish brass coin bearing the emblem of a harp.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • But if that was so, why was Tom so convinced that the harper was his enemy?

    Moonheart

  • She never knew that the harper was her father returning by devious roads from one of the many festivals at which he played in summer-time, and having frequent rests by the way, owing to the good ale he had drunk.

    Gone to Earth

  • The so called harper haters (libs) are doing their role as the "OPPOSITION".

    Top Stories - Google News

  • /was/a harper might be his salvation; he didn't want to lose that advantage just yet.

    Dragon's Fire

  • tomorrow: call harper and finley jeremy hinzman on "the hour" tonight more great photos from toronto sept 13 rally london ontario greets stephen harper more september 13 reports, and keep the pressure o...

    democratic space is making me feel better. a little.

  • we move to canada: tomorrow: call harper and finley skip to main

    tomorrow: call harper and finley

  • Matthews asked him to tell him about the Prime Minister of Canada and Thompson could only say his last name "harper" and couldn't say anything else about him like what his policies were etc.

    Election Central | Talking Points Memo | Election Central Debate Roundup

  • Pellar had heard the rumors, too, and had noted that this "harper" seemed surrounded by children, Shunned or orphaned.

    Dragon's Fire

  • He beat the rocks together in the monotone code for 'harper', adding the best for 'where', grinning as the sharp staccato sounds reverberated.

    Dragon Drums

  • While The Cat and Fiddle welcomes intermediate players, it's not uncommon for big name Irish musicians to drop in, such as harper Iris Nevins and others from the

    Baristanet

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