See also: pape and papé

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EtymologyEdit

Shortened from Papist.

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Pape ‎(plural Papes)

  1. (chiefly Scotland, Ireland, pejorative) A Roman Catholic; a Papist.
    • 2008, James Kelman, Kieron Smith, Boy, Penguin 2009, page 54:
      If it was just Papes, if they were going to fight ye, ye would just fight them back.