harper

Part of speech: noun

One who plays the harp. harpist.

Share it on:

Usage examples "harper":

  1. Thence to Mrs. Harper, and sent for Creed, and there Mrs. Harper sent for a maid for me to come to live with my wife. - "Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright", Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke.
  2. I left New York under a sort of half- promise to furnish to the Harper magazines 30, 000 words this year. - "Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens", Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009.
  3. The old harper called to Susan, and begged, that, if she was going towards the village, she would be so kind as to show him the way. - "The Parent's Assistant", Maria Edgeworth.