See also: gravá, gravà, and gräva

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French grave (sandbank)

NounEdit

grava f (plural graves)

  1. gravel

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

grava

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of gravar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of gravar

Further readingEdit


EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French and Italian grave, ultimately from Latin gravis.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈɡrava/
  • Hyphenation: gra‧va

AdjectiveEdit

grava (accusative singular gravan, plural gravaj, accusative plural gravajn)

  1. important
    • 2000, Wolfgang Kirschstein, “Tolstoj instigas ankoraŭ hodiaŭ”, in La Ondo de Esperanto[1], volume 11, number 73:
      Resurekto kaj pasko estas la plej gravaj okazintaĵoj en la ortodoksa kredo, sed ĉe Tolstoj ne temas pri tiu resurekto aŭ iu transmonda miraklo.
      The Resurrection and Easter are the most important events in the orthodox belief, but Tolstoy's work isn't about that resurrection or any otherworldly miracle.
  2. serious, grave
    • 1912, E. Ĉefeĉ, "Pluaj argumentoj por pruvi, ke la teorio: "La radikoj en Esperanto havas gramatikan karakteron" kontraustaras la intencojn de la fundamento"[2]:
      Grava danĝero por la estonteco de nia lingvo kuŝas, laŭ mia opinio, en la akcepto de tiu propono.
      A serious danger for the future of our language lies, in my opinion, in the acceptance of that proposal.

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ExpressionsEdit

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse grafa (to dig), from Proto-Germanic *grabaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰrābʰ- (to dig, scratch, scrape).

VerbEdit

grava (third person singular past indicative gróv, third person plural past indicative gróvu, supine grivið)

  1. to dig

ConjugationEdit

Conjugation of grava (group v-60)
infinitive grava
supine grivið
participle (a26)1 gravandi grivin
present past
first singular gravi gróv
second singular grevur gróv(st)
third singular grevur gróv
plural grava gróvu
imperative
singular grav!
plural gravið!
1Only the past participle being declined.

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

grava

  1. third-person singular past historic of graver

IdoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

grava

  1. heavy, weighty

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit


ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

grava

  1. inflection of gravare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

gravā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of gravō

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

grava m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of grav

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

grava f

  1. definite singular of grav

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse grafa, from Proto-Germanic *grabaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰrābʰ- (to dig, scratch, scrape).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

grava (present tense grev, past tense grov, past participle grave, passive infinitive gravast, present participle gravande, imperative grav)

  1. dig
    Kor djupt har du tenkt å grava?
    How deep do you intend to dig?

ReferencesEdit


Old SwedishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse grafa, from Proto-Germanic *grabaną.

VerbEdit

grava

  1. to dig
  2. to bury

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Swedish: grava, gräva

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɾa.vɐ/, [ˈɡɾa.vɐ]

  • Hyphenation: gra‧va
  • Rhymes: -avɐ

VerbEdit

grava

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of gravar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of gravar

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French graver.

VerbEdit

a grava (third-person singular present gravează, past participle gravat1st conj.

  1. to engrave

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit


SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Catalan grava (gravel).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɾaba/, [ˈɡɾa.β̞a]

NounEdit

grava f (plural gravas)

  1. gravel
    Synonym: gravilla

VerbEdit

grava

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of gravar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of gravar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of gravar.

Further readingEdit


SwedishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

grava

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of grav.