hap (n.)
luck, chance, accident
AC II.iii.33.2[Antony alone, of the Soothsayer] Be it art or hap, / He hath spoken true
CE I.i.114[Egeon to Duke, of the ship] knowing whom it was their hap to save
LLL II.i.196[Boyet to Berowne, of his request for her name] Rosaline, by good hap
MA III.i.105[Hero to Ursula] loving goes by haps
Tim III.ii.25[Servilius to himself, of Lucius] See, by good hap, yonder's my lord
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