graven

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English[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

graven (not comparable)

  1. carved, engraved
    • Old Testament(Exodus 20:4 KJV)
      Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image.
  2. Something fashioned by man, or something man-made. Anything made by man's hands.
  3. Something that is not alive, but made dead, from the grave.

Verb[edit]

graven

  1. past participle of grave
    • 1872, James De Mille, The Cryptogram[1], edition HTML, The Gutenberg Project, published 2009:
      Deep lines were graven on her pale forehead, and on her wan, thin cheeks.

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

graven

  1. third-person plural present indicative form of gravar

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

graven c

  1. singular definite of grav

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch graven, from Old Dutch gravan, from Proto-Germanic *grabaną.

Verb[edit]

graven (past singular groef, past participle gegraven)

  1. to dig
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

graven

  1. Plural form of graf
  2. Plural form of graaf

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

graven

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of gravar.
  2. Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of gravar.
  3. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of gravar.

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

graven

  1. definite singular of grav