gref

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See also: grêf

Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

gref n

  1. grave

Declension[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

  • North Frisian:
    Föhr-Amrum: greef
  • West Frisian: grêf

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gref

  1. Soft mutation of cref.