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A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).

Hoppare, n. [ME. (h)oppere (c 1250).] One who hops or dances, a dancer. — a1400 Leg. S. xxxvi. 442.
He … fore a hoppar [L. saltatrix] can hym sla

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