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Synonyms for harper

someone who plays the harp

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He became a very good harper, I suppose, and skilful in the use of weapons, and tolerably acquainted with herbs and other doctor's stuff, and, above all, an admirable horseman; for, in teaching young people to ride, the good Chiron must have been without a rival among schoolmasters.
To this the Republicans had assented at once; but the hell of it was--so Harper explained--that the Republicans were all of them fools--a man had to be a fool to be a Republican in the stockyards, where Scully was king.
They agreed to get to- gether and fix a day as soon as they could, and then we elected Tom Sawyer first captain and Jo Harper second captain of the Gang, and so started home.
A harper am I from the north country," quoth Robin, "and I can touch the strings, I wot, as never another man in all merry England can do.
I tell you-all if that strike comes on Klondike, Harper and Ladue will be millionaires.
Big jovial Josie Harper ran a road house at Telegraph Avenue and Thirty-ninth Street.
He listened, too, to the ballads sung by Peggy, the dairymaid, and to the wild music of the blind harper, Turlogh O'Carolan, the last Irish minstrel.
Why should we leave it to Harper & Brothers and Redding & Co.
There are flexo departments named for the Harpers at many colleges in the Carolinas as well as in Chicago, California and Wisconsin.
In 2005, the Harpers helped establish a hands-on flexo program at the Instituto Nacional de Aprendizaje de Costa Rica (INA) in San Jose, Costa Rica.
Cobaugh presents Harpers Ferry: A Visual Collection, a collection of black-and-white and color photographic images, some modern, some vintage, capturing the landscape of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.
The difference between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies, Harpers explains, is that in Chapter 13 you can have some debt that is exempt from liquidation such as a mortgaged home or a financed car, which is considered secured debt.
The Harpers' support for the flexo programs at Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) and Appalachian State University (ASU) has resulted in CPCC's Harper Campus in Charlotte, NC, USA, which houses the Harper National Flexographic Center, and ASU's Katherine Harper Hall, home of its graphics program on the Boone, NC campus.
Very good people,'' Quail Valley Principal Brenda Smith said of the Harpers.