Thorp, Thorpe n. A group of houses in the country; a small village; a hamlet; a dorp; -- now chiefly occurring in names of places and persons; as, Althorp, Mablethorpe. “Within a little thorp I staid.”
Then thorpe and byre arose in fire. --Tennyson.
n : outstanding United States athlete (1888-1953) [syn: Jim
Thorpe, James Francis Thorpe]