greve

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See also: Greve and grève

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German grēve.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡrɛːvə/, [ˈɡ̊ʁɛːvə]

Noun[edit]

greve c (singular definite greven, plural indefinite grever)

  1. count (the male ruler of a county)
  2. earl (a British nobleman)

Inflection[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

As a title in the form grev.

Derived terms[edit]

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *grevis, from Latin gravis.

Adjective[edit]

greve m, f (masculine and feminine plural grevi)

  1. heavy
  2. coarse, vulgar

Derived terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French grève

Noun[edit]

greve f (plural greves)

  1. strike (workers)

Swedish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

greve c

  1. count (the male ruler of a county)

Declension[edit]