Origin of hanaper
Words nearby hanaper
How to use hanaper in a sentence
He denied that he was party to the attempt, and paid the necessary fee to the Hanaper for his pardon.William de Colchester|Ernest Harold Pearce
Now I cannot find hanap in any dictionary to which I have access; but I find hanaper in every one.
Johnson, and others, give the word Hanaper as synonymous with treasury or exchequer.
I next paid ‘fees to the Deputy Clerk of the Hanaper,’ ten shillings.Reprinted Pieces|Charles Dickens