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Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Novel by Thorne Smith.

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Topper

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 32 words.

German (Töpper):

1. variant of Toepfer.

2. habitational name from Topper, a place near Krossen, Brandenburg.

3.

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tip-topper <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 594 words.

1 a dandy, a fashionable man, a sophisticated upper-class person.

1829 Egan Boxiana 2 Ser. II 239: Some tip-toppers on

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Topper

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Novel by Thorne Smith.

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topper

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 105 words.

Agrippa, chipper, clipper, dipper, equipper, flipper, gripper, hipper, kipper, nipper, Pippa, ripper, shipper, sipper, skipper, slipper, stripper, tipper,

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topper

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 105 words.

Agrippa, chipper, clipper, dipper, equipper, flipper, gripper, hipper, kipper, nipper, Pippa, ripper, shipper, sipper, skipper, slipper, stripper, tipper,

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<i>Topper</i>

James D. Hart.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1986; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 5 words.

novel by Thorne Smith.

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Topper

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 5 words.

novel by Thorne Smith.

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Topper

Patrick Hanks, Richard Coates and Peter McClure.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 290 words.

Variants: Toper, Tupper

Current frequencies: GB 165, Ireland 0 • GB frequency 1881: 170 • Main GB location

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TÖPPER, Friedrich Wilhelm (<i>born</i> 1885), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 65 words.

German, 20th century, male.

Born 20 February 1885, in Grunigen.

Painter.

Friedrich Töpper was a student at the academy in Breslau (now Wroclaw, Poland). He lived...

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TÖPPER, Martin or Sigmund Martin - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 35 words.

Austrian, 17th – 18th century, male.

Active in Prague.

Painter.

A pupil of J.B. Klose, Martin Töpper was active in a number of churches in Prague.

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