See also: fotograf, fotògraf, and fotoğraf

German edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

foto- +‎ -graf

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [fotoˈɡʀaːf]
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Noun edit

Fotograf m (weak, genitive Fotografen, plural Fotografen, feminine Fotografin)

  1. (photography) photographer
    Synonym: (obsolete) Lichtbildner

Usage notes edit

  • The spelling Fotograf has been the prescribed spelling since the German spelling reform of 1996 (the Rechtschreibreform). In the affected areas, the previous spelling (Photograf) is now less common, and may be regarded as a misspelling.

Declension edit

Synonyms edit

Further reading edit

  • Fotograf” in Duden online
  • Fotograf” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache