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Graf1

[graf, grahf]
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noun
  1. Stephanie MariaSteffi, born 1969, German tennis player.
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Graf2

[grahf]
noun, plural Graf·en [grah-fuh n] /ˈgrɑ fən/. German.
  1. a count: a title of nobility in Germany, Austria, and Sweden, equivalent in rank to an English earl.
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  • “Come here,” said the Graf, seating himself and drawing the boy to him.

    The First Violin

    Jessie Fothergill

  • Surely the present Graf has not collected all these instruments!

    The First Violin

    Jessie Fothergill

  • She handed some pieces of paper to Graf Bruno, who looked at them.

    The First Violin

    Jessie Fothergill

  • It's all well, however, as long as Graf Hunyadi does not hear of it.

    That Boy Of Norcott's

    Charles James Lever

  • Scheidemann had sold the revolution for a kiss from Graf Rantzau.

    Erik Dorn

    Ben Hecht


British Dictionary definitions for graf

Graf1

noun
  1. Steffi. born 1969, German tennis player: won 22 Grand Slam singles titles (1987–99), including seven at Wimbledon; won (1988) a unique 'golden slam' of each Grand Slam singles title and a gold medal in the women's singles at the Olympics
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Graf2

noun plural Grafen (ˈɡraːfən)
  1. a German count: often used as a title
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Word Origin

German, from Old High German grāvo
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