biograf

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin biographus or Ancient Greek βιογράφος (biográphos).

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biograf m (indefinite plural biograf, definite singular biografi, definite plural biografet)

  1. A biographer (the writer of a biography).

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Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia cs

Etymology[edit]

From the Greek βίος and γράφω.

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biograf m

  1. cinema

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

biograf c (singular definite biografen, plural indefinite biografer)

  1. movie theater
  2. biographer

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bio- +‎ -graf

Noun[edit]

biograf m (definite singular biografen, indefinite plural biografer, definite plural biografene)

  1. a biographer
  2. (dated) a cinema

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bio- +‎ -graf

Noun[edit]

biograf m (definite singular biografen, indefinite plural biografar, definite plural biografane)

  1. a biographer

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From bio- +‎ -graf. [First attested in 1781.][1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbjɔ.ɡraf/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔɡraf
  • Syllabification: bio‧graf

Noun[edit]

biograf m pers (feminine biografka)

  1. biographer
    znany biografa famous biographer
    biograf artystyan artist's biographer
    biograf rodzinya family's biographer
    biograf uczonegoa scholar's biographer
    biograf opisujea biographer describes
    biograf piszea biographer writes
    biografowie podająbiographers say
    biografowie sugerująbiographers suggest
    biografowie twierdząbiographers claim

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adjective
adverb
nouns

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ignacy Krasicki (1781) Zbior potrzebnieyszych wiadomości, porządkiem alfabetu ułożonych[1], page 160

Further reading[edit]

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

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French biographe.

Noun[edit]

biograf m (plural biografi)

  1. biographer

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /biǒɡraf/
  • Hyphenation: bi‧o‧graf

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biògraf m (Cyrillic spelling био̀граф)

  1. biographer

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bio- (life, living) +‎ -graf (writing, recording), referring to live pictures and the human life described, respectively.

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biograf c

  1. a cinema, a movie theatre; commonly contracted to bio
  2. a biographer (one who writes about the life of another)

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Declension of biograf 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative biograf biografen biografer biograferna
Genitive biografs biografens biografers biografernas

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