Grab

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German grap, from Proto-Germanic *grabą, *grabō (grave, trench, ditch), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰrābʰ- (to dig, scratch, scrape). Related to graben (to dig).

Compare Low German Graf, Graff, Dutch graf, English grave, Danish grav, Icelandic gröf, Serbo-Croatian grȍb and groblje (grave), Czech and Slovak hrob (grave).

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Noun[edit]

Grab n (genitive Grabs or Grabes, plural Gräber)

  1. grave
  2. tomb

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Further reading[edit]

  • Grab in Duden online

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From grab (hornbeam).

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Grab m pers, f

  1. A masculine surname​.
  2. A feminine surname​.

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Masculine surname:

The feminine surname is indeclinable.