grap

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Cimbrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German grap, from Old High German grap, from Proto-Germanic *grabą (grave). Cognate with German Grab, English grave.

Noun[edit]

grap n (plural gréebar)

  1. (Sette Comuni) grave, tomb
    De gréebar hobüutent d'ögnarn tòoten.Tombs guard our dead.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • “grap” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to grijpen. First attested in the 18th century.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɣrɑp/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: grap
  • Rhymes: -ɑp

Noun[edit]

grap f (plural grappen, diminutive grapje n)

  1. joke

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Middle High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German grap

Noun[edit]

grap n (genitive grabes, plural grap or greber)

  1. grave
    • 12-13th century. In: Tristan von Meister Gotfrit von Straszburg mit der Fortsetzung des Meisters Ulrich von Turheim in zwey Abtheilungen herausgegeben von E. von Groote, Berlin, 1821, page 387:
      Ist ez, als i'z vernomen habe,
      Ich wene, so waren der grabe zwei.

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Central Franconian: Grav, Jrav
    Hunsrik: Graab
    Luxembourgish: Graf
  • Bavarian:
    Cimbrian: grap
  • East Central German:
    Vilamovian: graob, grob
  • East Franconian:
  • German: Grab
  • Rhine Franconian: Grab
    Frankfurterisch: [krɑːp], (plural) [kʀεːvæ̆]
  • Yiddish: ⁧גרוב(grub)

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *graipō, related to *grīpaną (to grasp, grab).

Cognate with Middle Low German grēpe, Middle Dutch grepe (Dutch greep), Old High German greifa, Old Norse greip (Swedish grep).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grāp f

  1. grip, grasp, clutches

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Old High German[edit]

Noun[edit]

grap n

  1. Alternative form of grab

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle High German: grap
    • Central Franconian: Grav, Jrav
      Hunsrik: Graab
      Luxembourgish: Graf
    • Bavarian:
      Cimbrian: grap
    • East Central German:
      Vilamovian: graob, grob
    • East Franconian:
    • German: Grab
    • Rhine Franconian: Grab
      Frankfurterisch: [krɑːp], (plural) [kʀεːvæ̆]
    • Yiddish: ⁧גרוב(grub)