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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German grof.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡrɔv/, [ɡ̊ʁɒwˀ]

AdjectiveEdit

grov

  1. coarse
  2. rough
  3. crude
  4. rude
  5. gross

InflectionEdit

Inflection of grov
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular grov grovere grovest2
Neuter singular grovt grovere grovest2
Plural grove grovere grovest2
Definite attributive1 grove grovere groveste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

VerbEdit

grov

  1. (obsolete) past tense of grave

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German grof

AdjectiveEdit

grov (neuter singular grovt, definite singular and plural grove, comparative grovere, indefinite superlative grovest or grøvst, definite superlative groveste or grøvste)

  1. coarse, rough
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

grov

  1. simple past of grave

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German grof.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

grov (masculine and feminine grov, neuter grovt, definite singular and plural grove, comparative grovare/grøvre, indefinite superlative grovast/grøvst, definite superlative grovaste/grøvste)

  1. coarse
  2. rough; inaccurate
  3. indecent; improper; explicit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

grov

  1. past tense of grava and grave

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German grof

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡruːv/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

grov (comparative grövre, superlative grövst)

  1. coarse; composed of large parts or particles
  2. coarse; not refined
  3. rough, unpolished; as of language
  4. serious, far-reaching; as in a "serious crime" or a "serious mistake"
  5. thick (heavy in build)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit