Words and Phrases
howp / howps

“howp / howps”

Meaning:

hope / hopes

In Literature:

Excerpt from King Mydas by BBC Tellytales - translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

He gien him mate an bade him bide;
jist gien a han on ilka side -
in howps that aa tha plestèrin daen,
tha gods wud gie some goold tae him!


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