1) A basket of the kind used for sowing corn.
1317 ‘Alice ... stole a sack and 3 hopes of corn’ from William of Grenehirst’s barn, Halifax
1574 one howpe of meale, Slaidburn
1628 5 syves, two skutles, hopps, quyver, certeyne skeps, Pudsey
1639 one sowing Hopp, Swinsty. The possibility that hopp’ for hopper was the clerks’ original intention here should be noted.