grafan

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NounEdit

grafan

  1. definite nominative singular of grafa

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *grabaną ‎(to dig, scrape), from Proto-Indo-European *ghrebh- ‎(to dig, scrape, bury). Cognate with Old Frisian greva ‎(to dig), Old Saxon gravan ‎(to dig), Old High German graban ‎(to dig), Old Norse grafa ‎(to dig), Gothic 𐌲𐍂𐌰𐌱𐌰𐌽 ‎(graban, to dig), Old English græf ‎(cave, trench, grave).

VerbEdit

grafan

  1. to dig, dig up
  2. to grave; engrave, chisel, carve

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