Hap
Hap Hap, v. i. [OE. happen. See {Hap} chance, and cf. {Happen}.] To happen; to befall; to chance. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

Sends word of all that haps in Tyre. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


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  • hap — hap1 [hap] Archaic n. [ME < ON happ, akin to OE (ge)hæp, convenient, suitable < IE base * kob , to be fitted to, suit > OIr cob, victory] 1. chance; luck; lot 2. an occurrence or happening, esp. an unfortunate one usually used in pl. vi …   English World dictionary

  • Hap — Hap, n. [Cf. {Hap} to clothe.] A cloak or plaid. [O. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hap — Hap, n. [Icel. happ unexpected good luck. [root]39.] That which happens or comes suddenly or unexpectedly; also, the manner of occurrence or taking place; chance; fortune; accident; casual event; fate; luck; lot. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Whether… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hap — hap: hip som hap …   Dansk ordbog

  • Hap — (h[a^]p), v. t. [OE. happen.] To clothe; to wrap. [1913 Webster] The surgeon happed her up carefully. Dr. J. Brown. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • HAP — steht für: HAP Grieshaber Helmut Andreas Paul Grieshaber (1909 1981), deutscher Maler und Grafiker Höhenplattform Handelsabgabepreis Hydroxylapatit Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hap — Hap, s. Apis [Abb. 94] …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • hap — index contingency, event, opportunity, quirk (accident) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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