(in the Holy Roman Empire) an officer having jurisdiction over a royal forest.
Origin of waldgrave
< German Waldgraf (Wald forest + Graf count)
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(in medieval Germany) an officer with jurisdiction over a royal forest
Word Origin for waldgrave
from German Waldgraf, from Wald forest + Graf count
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