Definition of stanhope in English:

stanhope

noun

historical
  • A light open horse-drawn carriage for one person, with two or four wheels.

    • ‘They found the Stanhope drawn by a big grey awaiting them.’

Origin

Early 19th century: named after Fitzroy Stanhope (1787–1864), an English clergyman for whom the first one was made.

Pronunciation

stanhope

/ˈstanˌhōp/