graf

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See also: graaf, Graf, gráf, and -graf

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From German Graf ‎(count).

Noun[edit]

graf ‎(plural grafs)

  1. (uncommon, now historical) A German or Austrian count.
    • 1843 February, "Graf de Tropp", in Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country, volume 27, [books.google.com/books?id=9ZUtAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA200 page 200]:
      Without ceremony, the Graf, on his entering the drawing-room, seated himself at the piano-forte, and proposed affording his new friends "a leetle example" how music was performed in Hungary.

Etymology 2[edit]

Phonetic respelling of abbreviation of paragraph.

Noun[edit]

graf ‎(plural grafs)

  1. (journalism, slang) A paragraph.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch graf.

Noun[edit]

graf ‎(plural grafte)

  1. grave

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

graf m

  1. graph (mathematical diagram)
  2. (graph theory) graph
  3. chart (graphical presentation)

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External links[edit]

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

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nl

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch *graf, from Proto-Germanic *grabą, *grabō ‎(grave, trench, ditch).

Noun[edit]

graf n ‎(plural graven, diminutive grafje n)

  1. grave
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Etymology 2[edit]

From French grave ‎(serious, grave). Most likely influenced by Dutch erg which can mean "serious, grave" as well as "very". The alternative form graaf ‎(very), also slang, has the same origin and meaning, but stays closer to the original French pronunciation.

Adverb[edit]

graf

  1. (slang) very
    Dat is graf duur — That's very expensive

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

graf m ‎(plural grafs)

  1. (slang) graffiti
    L'usage du tag et du graf s'affirme d'autant plus comme un pouvoir de communication tribale constituant un code secret.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English graph

Noun[edit]

graf m ‎(definite singular grafen, indefinite plural grafer, definite plural grafene)

  1. graph (diagram)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English graph

Noun[edit]

graf m ‎(definite singular grafen, indefinite plural grafar, definite plural grafane)

  1. graph (diagram)

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Old English[edit]

Noun[edit]

grāf ?

  1. grove

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

graf m inan

  1. (mathematics) graph

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

graf m ‎(genitive singular grafa, plural grafaichean)

  1. graph

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

grȁf m ‎(Cyrillic spelling гра̏ф)

  1. (mathematics) graph
  2. (graph theory) graph

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

graf c

  1. (mathematics) graph, the set
  2. (graph theory) graph; a ordered set (V,E) of edges which joins to the vertices such that each of the edge's ends is located at a vertex
  3. Obsolete spelling of grav

Declension[edit]

Inflection of graf 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative graf grafen grafer graferna
Genitive grafs grafens grafers grafernas
Inflection of graf 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative graf grafven grafvar grafvarna
Genitive grafs grafvens grafvars grafvarnas

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

graf ‎(plural grafs)

  1. count (ruler of a county)

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