- Obsolete form of .
- 1591, Ed[mund] Sp[enser], “The Visions of Bellay”, in Complaints. Containing Sundrie Small Poemes of the Worlds Vanitie. […], London: […] VVilliam Ponsonbie, […], OCLC 15537294:
- The floor of Jasp and Emerauld was dight
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “jasp” in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
- smart, active, eager
jasp n (uncountable)