harper

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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harp +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

harper (plural harpers)

  1. A harpist.
  2. (obsolete) An old Irish brass coin bearing the emblem of a harp.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?)

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

harper c

  1. plural indefinite of harpe

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

harper

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to grasp forcefully

Conjugation[edit]

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

harper

  1. to play the harp

Conjugation[edit]

  • This verb conjugates like other verbs ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-ps, *-pt are modified to s, t. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.