jaap

Word Origin for jaap

from Afrikaans
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Examples from the Web for jaap

Historical Examples of jaap

  • Well, Jaap, how are we to get any of this good cider, of which you speak?

    The Chainbearer

    J. Fenimore Cooper

  • Well, Jaap, how did the Neck look, after so long an absence?

    The Chainbearer

    J. Fenimore Cooper

  • In the first were a portion of my clothes, while those of Jaap filled the bag.

    The Chainbearer

    J. Fenimore Cooper

  • Jaap belonged to the school of the former, in which the pointer and the setter were used.

    The Chainbearer

    J. Fenimore Cooper

  • And you told Jaap the whole story, and sent him back to the huts with it!

    The Chainbearer

    J. Fenimore Cooper