gripan

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Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Frankish *grīpan, from Proto-Germanic *grīpaną, whence also Old Saxon grīpan, Old English grīpan, Old High German grīfan, Old Norse grípa. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreyb- (to grab, grasp).

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grīpan

  1. to seize, grasp

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *grīpaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreyb- (to grab, grasp). Cognate with Old Frisian grīpa (West Frisian gripe), Old Saxon grīpan (Low German griepen), Old Dutch grīpan (Dutch grijpen), Old High German grīfan (German greifen), Old Norse grípa (Danish gribe, Swedish gripa), Gothic 𐌲𐍂𐌴𐌹𐍀𐌰𐌽 (greipan).

Verb[edit]

grīpan

  1. to gripe, grip, grab

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *grīpaną, whence also Old English grīpan, Old Dutch grīpan, Old Frisian grīpa, Old High German grīfan, Old Norse grípa, Gothic 𐌲𐍂𐌴𐌹𐍀𐌰𐌽 (greipan). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreyb- (to grasp, grab).

Verb[edit]

grīpan

  1. to gripe

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