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Meaning of "ha'pennies" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HA'PENNIES

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HA'PENNIES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ha'pennies is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HA'PENNIES MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Half penny

Halfpenny, half penny, or ha'penny may refer to: Coins: ▪ Halfpenny ▪ Halfpenny ▪ Halfpenny ▪ Halfpenny ▪ Halfpenny ▪ New Zealand half penny coin ▪ The St. Patrick halfpenny, 17th century ▪ Scottish halfpenny coin, pre-Union ▪ Half cent Other: ▪ Halfpenny ▪ Ha'penny, by Jo Walton ▪ Ha'penny Bridge, over the Liffey in Dublin ▪ Halfpenny Bridge, over the Thames in Lechlade, Gloucestershire, England ▪ Halfpenny Gate, village in County Down, Northern Ireland ▪ Halfpenny Rose Red, a postage stamp from the reign of Queen Victoria.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HA'PENNIES

ha
Ha-erh-pin
ha-ha
ha´p´orth
ha´pence
ha´penny
HAA
haaf
Haakon IV
Haakon VII
haanepoot
haar
Haarlem
Hab.
Habacuc
Habakkuk
Habana
habanera
Habanero
habdabs

WORDS THAT END LIKE HA'PENNIES

bennies
blennies
bunnies
companies
crannies
donnies
fannies
funnies
grannies
gunnies
jennies
johnnies
nannies
ninnies
pennies
pinnies
sonnies
sunnies
tinnies
trannies
tyrannies

Synonyms and antonyms of ha'pennies in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ha'pennies» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HA'PENNIES

Find out the translation of ha'pennies to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ha'pennies from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ha'pennies» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

ha´pennies
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

medios peniques
570 millions of speakers

English

ha´pennies
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ha´pennies
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ha´pennies
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ha´pennies
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ha´pennies
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ha´pennies
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ha´pennies
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ha´pennies
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ha´pennies
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ha´pennies
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

ha´pennies
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ha´pennies
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ha´pennies
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ha´pennies
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हॅपेनिज
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ha´pennies
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ha´pennies
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ha´pennies
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ha´pennies
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ha´pennies
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ha´pennies
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ha´pennies
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

halvpennymynt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ha´pennies
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ha'pennies

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HA'PENNIES»

The term «ha'pennies» is barely ever used and occupies the 196.737 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HA'PENNIES» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ha'pennies» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ha'pennies» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ha'pennies

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HA'PENNIES»

Discover the use of ha'pennies in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ha'pennies and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Kisses and Ha'Pennies
Set in 19th century London where fate flings two very different girls together with a stunning revelation about the past, and each learns the value of a true friend -- a friend to share the bad times as well as the good.
Beryl Kingston, 2003
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The Strand Magazine
Cauliflower to-night; the six men'll all be there, and you must buy six ha'pennies ofi" of them ; one each.” “Buy six lia'pennies?" ses Joe, staring at her. “ Don't repeat wot I say,” ses Mrs. Prince; “it's unlucky. You buy six ha'pennies for a shilling ...
George Newnes, 1902
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The Strand
Cauliflower tonight; the six men'll all be there, and you must buy six ha'pennies off of them ; one each.” “ Buy six ha'pennies?” ses Joe, staring at her. “ Don't repeat wot I say,"ses Mrs. Prince; “it's unlucky. You buy six ha'pennies for a shilling ...
‎1902
4
Odd craft
"Buy six ha'pennies?" ses Joe, staring at her. "Don't repeat wot I say," ses Mrs. Prince; "it's unlucky. You buy six ha'pennies for a shilling each, without saying wot it's for. You'll be able to buy 'em all right if you're civil." "It seems to me it don't  ...
William Wymark Jacobs, 1906
5
Decoy
'Oh no,' Taylor said airily, 'just that the bird those feathers came from spent its life flying in ever decreasing circles, with the inevitable result.' 'Watch it' Andrews warned darkly, 'or else I'll let on aboutyour set of shove-ha'pennies.' 'What about ...
Dudley Pope, 2001
6
The Mad Artist: Psychonautic Adventures in the 1970s
The object of the game is to score points by getting the ha'pennies to rest between the lines of the various horizontal berths that make up the slate. The further away the berths, the harder they are to score in, and the hat is a semicircle beyond ...
Roger Keen, 2010
7
Ha'penny
... public come in through the one front-of-house door, which opens onto a lobby with a ticket office, and doors from that into the stalls, stairs straight up to the circle , and smaller stairs going all the way up to the upper circle and the ha'pennies.
Jo Walton, 2008
8
Spindle's End
A few times Katriona left one of her last ha'pennies on a doorstep, or tied up in the farmer's kerchief hung over his pitchfork, or by the sink in the dairy for the farmwife to find. This was the sort of thing that happened in this country, but then the ...
Robin McKinley, 2002
9
My Best Cellar: An Autobiography Up to the Age of Eleven - ...
A 13-year-old hand at the game said 'I always use ha'pennies on slack tight tops'. This I took to mean you slid ha' pennies round the empty slot and used them like buttons with your braces. I know there are clip-on braces, but we didn't have ...
Wilf Lunn, 2008
10
A Kiss And A Promise
From some finn like your own, no doubt, which trades in pennies and ha'pennies! Why, you stupid, ignorant man, no one steals pennies and ha'pennies, let alone farthings!' This seemed to convince even the most sceptical. A shopkeeper, still ...
Katie Flynn, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HA'PENNIES»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ha'pennies is used in the context of the following news items.
1
The Syndicate series 3: are the cast's real-life stories more rags or …
“There were not two ha'pennies to rub together,” he told Michael Parkinson on Desert Island Discs in 1987. “Mother performed miracles. «Radio Times, Jun 15»
2
Ruffer On Inflation, Deflation And Monetary Instability
He observed that the reason for this was not the abundance of eggs, but the shortage of ha'pennies. This is a crucial distinction, since a falling ... «ValueWalk, Apr 15»
3
It seems we all have money we can't be bothered using
The other option is to get rid of one and two cent coins altogether - just as was done with farthings and ha'pennies in the past, and as in the ... «Irish Independent, Apr 15»
4
Spectrum Now 2015: Golden Age Cinema pops up at The Domain
"That doesn't mean we will accept ha'pennies!" says Jinx. "Most of the Tuesday films come from the '70s and '80s and we charge around $5-10 ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Mar 15»
5
'Scottish managers could be success in England'
Scottish managers are team builders, as guys like John Hughes and Derek McInnes have shown in Scotland with barely two ha'pennies to rub ... «Scotsman, Feb 15»
6
UK treasures endangered by museum cuts
... best find in 40 years out in all weathers with his metal detector: the 5,200 Anglo-Saxon silver pennies and ha'pennies, from 40 different mints, ... «The Guardian, Feb 15»
7
Skinner blasts Tories' nastiest generation
“What else have they got when they're skint, when they've got payday loans, up to their eyeballs in debt and haven't got two ha'pennies to rub together? «Morning Star Online, Jan 15»
8
Matthew Boulton: The grandfather of modern coinage
However the industrial revolution was taking off in the Midlands and North and workers needed to be paid in small change - ha'pennies were ... «BBC News, Oct 14»
9
Hope For the Best: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Arkansas Razorbacks
High praise from a man who doles out accolades the way Ebenezer Scrooge dishes ha'pennies. Saban seems to have a special fondness, ... «Roll 'Bama Roll, Oct 14»
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Transfer deadline day loan deals embraced by big clubs as …
Once the domain of lower league clubs from who couldn't rub two ha'pennies together, being involved in a loan deal is now the ultimate status ... «Daily Mail, Sep 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Ha'pennies [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/hapennies>. Jul 2019 ».
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