grap

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grap f ‎(plural grappen, diminutive grapje n)

  1. joke

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Old English[edit]

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From Proto-Germanic *graipō. Cognate with Middle Low German grēpe, Middle Dutch grepe (Dutch greep), Old High German greifa, Old Norse greip (Swedish grep).

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grāp f

  1. grip, grasp, clutches

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *grabą, *grabō ‎(grave, trench, ditch), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰrābʰ- ‎(to dig, scratch, scrape). Compare Old Saxon graf (Low German Graf, Graff), Dutch graf, Old English græf (English grave), Old Frisian gref (West Frisian grêf), Old Norse grǫf (Danish grav, Icelandic gröf), Gothic graba ‎(graba).

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grap n

  1. grave
  2. tomb

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