Associations to the word «Harper»


HARPER, noun. A harpist, especially one who plays a traditional harp without pedals.
HARPER, noun. (obsolete) An old Irish brass coin bearing the emblem of a harp.
HARPER, proper noun. An occupational surname​ for a player of the harp.
HARPER, proper noun. A male given name transferred from the surname.
HARPER, proper noun. A female given name of modern usage.
HARPER WOODS, proper noun. An inner-city suburb of Detroit with a population of roughly 14,000.

Dictionary definition

HARPER, noun. Someone who plays the harp.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats