Bulgarian edit

 
грапа

Etymology 1 edit

Cognate with Romanian grapă. Possibly a regional form of Bulgarian гребло́ (grebló, raker) (cf. Serbo-Croatian гра̏бље (rake)) or alternatively, borrowed from Italian grappa (hook, brace) (?) of Germanic origin.

Noun edit

гра́па (grápaf (regional, in Western Bulgarian)

  1. rake
    Synonym: (Turkish borrowing) търмъ́к (tǎrmǎ́k)
  2. harrow
    Synonym: бра́на (brána)
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References edit

  • грапа¹”, in Речник на българския език [Dictionary of the Bulgarian Language] (in Bulgarian), Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 2014
  • грапа”, in Речник на българския език [Dictionary of the Bulgarian Language] (in Bulgarian), Chitanka, 2010
  • Georgiev, Vladimir I., editor (1971), “грапа²”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volumes 1 (А – З), Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences Pubg. House, →ISBN, page 274

Etymology 2 edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *gorpa or *grapa.

Noun edit

гра́па (grápaf (dialectal)

  1. unevenness, ruggedness
  2. (figurative) edema, swelling (as a result of injury)
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