- harp on,
- harp seal,
- harper woods,
- harper's ferry,
- harpers ferry,
Origin of harper
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Hamish Marshall himself is a former staffer of Prime Minister Harper.How Canadian Oilmen Pinkwash the Keystone Pipeline|Jay Michaelson|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Excerpted by permission of Harper Books, a division of HarperCollins Publishers.How Richard Pryor Beat Bill Cosby and Transformed America|David Yaffe, Scott Saul|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“A lot of my fans ask me if I really like it or if I was acting,” says Harper.Sotheby’s for Sex: The Problem with Auctioning Off Sex with A Porn Star|Aurora Snow|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But the fact that American conservatives like Harper is not proof the prime minister is some ultra-right-wing hack.
Barnes and Harper talked deeply about hockey, a subject that the prime minister has written a book about.
He heard the door of Mrs. Harper's room slam and he grinned amiably.Lightnin'|Frank Bacon
Major Harper's conscience groaned within, and it was all over.
Mr. Harper objected to the mention of the Senate, as to what was likely to be done there.Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. I (of 16)|Thomas Hart Benton
And the quick feeling natural to Major Harper made him hesitate—unable to proceed.
In case of ambiguity, the one known to have been published by Harper & Brothers in or before 1872 was assumed.Publisher's Advertising (1872)|Anonymous
Old English hearpere, agent noun from harp (v.). As a surname, from late 12c.