raaf

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See also: Raaf and RAAF

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From Middle Dutch rāve, formed by reanalysis of the older singular form rāven which was reinterpreted as a plural. From Old Dutch *ravan, from Proto-Germanic *hrabnaz, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱorh₂-.

Cognate with Low German Raav, Roov, German Rabe, West Frisian raven, English raven, Danish ravn.

Noun[edit]

raaf f ‎(plural raven, diminutive raafje n)

  1. raven (a large black bird)

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