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Borrowed from French télégraphe. Compound of Ancient Greek τῆλε (têle, at a distance, far away) + -γράφος (-gráphos).[1][2][3] As if tele- +‎ -graf.

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  • IPA(key): [ˈtɛlɛɡraf]
  • Rhymes: -raf
  • Hyphenation: te‧le‧graf

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telegraf m inan

  1. (historical) telegraph [18th c.]
    • 1894, Karel Ryska, “Edison”, in Ottův slovník naučný[1], volume 8, Praha: J. Otto, page 382:
      Naučiv se na stanicích zacházeti s telegrafem a seznav jeho podstatu, vymýšlel od té doby různé apparáty elektrické, až r. 1862 obdržel místo v telegrafické kanceláři v Port Huroně.
      Having learned how to work with the telegraph and having understood its nature, he kept inventing various electrical apparatuses from that time, until he finally received a job in a telegraphic office in Port Huron.
  2. (historical) institution providing telegraphic services
    • 1894, Vladimír Pech, “Morava”, in Ottův slovník naučný[2], volumes 28 – Doplňky, Praha: J. Otto, page 382:
      Telegraf státní má na Moravě 331 úřadů.
      The state telegraph has 331 offices in Moravia.

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  1. ^ Rejzek, Jiří (2015), “telegraf”, in Český etymologický slovník [Czech Etymological Dictionary] (in Czech), 3rd (revised and expanded) edition, Praha: LEDA, →ISBN, page 716
  2. ^ Rejzek, Jiří (2015), “tele-”, in Český etymologický slovník [Czech Etymological Dictionary] (in Czech), 3rd (revised and expanded) edition, Praha: LEDA, →ISBN, page 716
  3. ^ Rejzek, Jiří (2015), “-graf”, in Český etymologický slovník [Czech Etymological Dictionary] (in Czech), 3rd (revised and expanded) edition, Praha: LEDA, →ISBN, page 596

Further reading edit

  • telegraf in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • telegraf in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

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Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /teleɡraːf/, [tˢeleɡ̊ʁɑːˀf]

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telegraf c (singular definite telegrafen, plural indefinite telegrafer)

  1. telegraph

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Etymology edit

From Dutch telegraaf, from French télégraphe.

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  • IPA(key): [teˈleɡraf]
  • Hyphenation: té‧lé‧graf

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telegraf (first-person possessive telegrafku, second-person possessive telegrafmu, third-person possessive telegrafnya)

  1. telegraph.

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Etymology edit

Internationalism; compare English telegraph, French télégraphe, German Telegraph. By surface analysis, tele- +‎ -graf.

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  • IPA(key): /tɛˈlɛ.ɡraf/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛɡraf
  • Syllabification: te‧le‧graf

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telegraf m inan

  1. (historical, telegraphy) telegraph (electrical device)

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  • telegraf in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • telegraf in Polish dictionaries at PWN

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Etymology edit

Borrowed from French télégraphe. By surface analysis, tele- +‎ -graf.

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telegraf n (plural telegrafe)

  1. telegraph

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  • IPA(key): /telěɡraf/
  • Hyphenation: te‧le‧graf

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telègraf m (Cyrillic spelling телѐграф)

  1. telegraph

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telegraf c

  1. telegraph

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Declension of telegraf 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative telegraf telegrafen telegrafer telegraferna
Genitive telegrafs telegrafens telegrafers telegrafernas

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telegraf m

  1. telegraph