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graf

See also: Graf and graaf

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From German Graf (count).

NounEdit

graf (plural grafs)

  1. (uncommon, now historical) A German or Austrian count.
    • 1843 February, "Graf de Tropp", in Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country, volume 27, [books.google.com/books?id=9ZUtAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA200 page 200]:
      Without ceremony, the Graf, on his entering the drawing-room, seated himself at the piano-forte, and proposed affording his new friends "a leetle example" how music was performed in Hungary.

Etymology 2Edit

Phonetic respelling of abbreviation of paragraph.

NounEdit

graf (plural grafs)

  1. (journalism, slang) A paragraph.

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch graf.

NounEdit

graf (plural grafte)

  1. grave

CzechEdit

NounEdit

graf m

  1. graph (mathematical diagram)
  2. (graph theory) graph
  3. chart (graphical presentation)

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DutchEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch *graf, from Proto-Germanic *grabą, *grabō (grave, trench, ditch), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰrābʰ- (to dig, scratch, scrape). Compare Low German Graf, Graff, German Grab, West Frisian grêf, English grave, Danish grav, Icelandic gröf.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

graf n (plural graven, diminutive grafje n)

  1. grave
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Etymology 2Edit

From French grave (serious, grave). Most likely influenced by Dutch erg which can mean "serious, grave" as well as "very". The alternative form graaf (very), also slang, has the same origin and meaning, but stays closer to the original French pronunciation.

PronunciationEdit

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AdverbEdit

graf

  1. (slang) very
    Dat is graf duur — That's very expensive

FrenchEdit

NounEdit

graf m (plural grafs)

  1. (slang) graffiti
    L'usage du tag et du graf s'affirme d'autant plus comme un pouvoir de communication tribale constituant un code secret.

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PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

graf m

  1. (mathematics) graph

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Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

graf m (genitive grafa, plural grafaichean)

  1. graph

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

grȁf m (Cyrillic spelling гра̏ф)

  1. (mathematics) graph
  2. (graph theory) graph

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

graf c

  1. (mathematics) graph, the set \left\{(x, F({x}))\right\}
  2. (graph theory) graph; a ordered set (V,E) of edges which joins to the vertices such that each of the edge's ends is located at a vertex
  3. obsolete spelling of grav

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VolapükEdit

NounEdit

graf (plural grafs)

  1. count (ruler of a county)

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