Origin of shapen
Examples from the Web for shapen
They were born in sin and shapen in iniquity, and in sin did their mothers conceive them.Flowers of Freethought|George W. Foote
Thus has poor mortality been beaten and shapen on the anvils of compulsion and exigency.Feminism and Sex-Extinction|Arabella Kenealy
Grimhild says, "So it is shapen that thou must have this king and none else."
The trivial questions I want to put could hardly be shapen in a letter so as to govern an answer that would satisfy my need.George Eliot's Life, Vol. III (of 3)|George Eliot
We all of us know how small and apparently insignificant are the events by which the course of our lives is shapen.That Boy Of Norcott's|Charles James Lever