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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·per a.  Rough; rugged; harsh; bitter; stern; fierce. [Archaic] “An asper sound.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·per n.  Greek Gram. The rough breathing; a mark (') placed over an initial vowel sound or over ρ to show that it is aspirated, that is, pronounced with h before it; thus "ws, pronounced "rh`twr, pronounced

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·per, n.  A Turkish money of account (formerly a coin), of little value; the 120th part of a piaster.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 asper
      n : 20 aspers equal 1 kuru