Simon (Michael). born 1945, British historian, art critic, and broadcaster, based in the US; his work includes The Embarrassment of Riches (1987), Landscape and Memory (1995), and the BBC television series A History of Britain (2000–02)
verb (used with object), schapped [shahpt] /ʃɑpt/ (Show IPA), schapping. 1. to remove sericin from (silk waste) by fermentation. noun 2. schappe silk. noun 1. a yarn or fabric made from waste silk
noun 1. a yarn or fabric of or similar to spun silk.
noun 1. Gerhard Johann David von [gair-hahrt yoh-hahn dah-veet fuh n] /ˈgɛər hɑrt ˈyoʊ hɑn ˈdɑ vit fən/ (Show IPA), 1755–1813, Prussian general.
noun 1. (Ludwig) Philipp [loot-vikh fee-lip] /ˈlut vɪx ˈfi lɪp/ (Show IPA), 1847–1917, German composer. 2. his brother, (Franz) Xaver [frahnts ksah-vuh r,, ksah-veyr] /frɑnts ˈksɑ vər,, ksɑˈveɪr/ (Show IPA), 1850–1924, German pianist and composer.