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Definition of Knap

Knap
Knap Knap, n. [AS. cn[ae]p, cn[ae]pp, top, knob, button; cf. Icel. knappr knob, Sw. knapp, Dan. knap button, W., Gael., & Ir. cnap knob, button, and E. knop.] A protuberance; a swelling; a knob; a button; hence, rising ground; a summit. See Knob, and Knop. The highest part and knap of the same island. --Holland.
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Knap Knap, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Knapped; p. pr. & vb. n. Knapping.] [D. knappen to chew, bite, crack, take hold of; prob. of imitative origin.] 1. To bite; to bite off; to break short. [Obs. or Prov. Eng. ] He will knap the spears apieces with his teeth. --Dr. H. More. He breaketh the bow, and knappeth the spear in sunder. --Ps. xlvi. 9 (Book of Common Prayer.) 2. To strike smartly; to rap; to snap. --Bacon.
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Knap Knap, v. i. To make a sound of snapping. --Wiseman.
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Knap Knap, n. A sharp blow or slap. --Halliwell.

Meaning of Knap from wikipedia

- Knap is a surname, and may refer to: Josef Knap (1900–1973), Czech writer, poet and literary critic Ted Knap (21st century), American journalist Tony Knap...
- The Knap of Howar on the island of Papa Westray in Orkney, Scotland is a Neolithic farmstead which may be the oldest preserved stone house in northern...
- Ted Knap (born May 26, 1920) is an American journalist. Thaddeus L. (Ted) Knap, is perhaps best known for having been included on Nixon's enemies list...
- A backpack—also called knapsack, rucksack, rucksac, pack, sackpack, booksack, or backsack—is, in its simplest frameless form, a cloth sack carried on one's...
- Belas Knap is a neolithic, chambered long barrow situated on Cleeve Hill, near Cheltenham and Winchcombe, in Gloucestershire, England. It is a scheduled...
- Anthony Joseph Knap (December 8, 1914 – September 24, 2011) was an American football coach. He was the head coach at Utah State University (1963–1966)...
- Cold Knap is a district of Barry in South Wales. Cold Knap is a coastal pebble beach (with some sand at low tide), approximately a mile west of the sandy...
- Kilmory Knap Chapel is a 13th-century Christian chapel, located at the tiny hamlet of Kilmory, in Knapdale, Argyll and Bute, on the west coast of Scotland...
- The John Knap House, also known as Samuel Knap House, is a historic house at 984 Stillwater Road in Stamford, Connecticut. The house is a 2-1/2 story...
- Georg Friedrich Knapp (German: [knap]; March 7, 1842 – February 20, 1926) was a German economist who in 1905 published The State Theory of Money, which...
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