graven vs sculpted what difference

what is difference between graven and sculpted

English

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -eɪvən

Etymology 1

From Middle English graven, igraven, from Old English grafen, ġegrafen, from Proto-Germanic *grabanaz, past participle of Proto-Germanic *grabaną (to dig, trench).

Verb

graven

  1. past participle of grave

Adjective

graven (not comparable)

  1. carved, engraved
    • Old Testament (Exodus 20:4 KJV)
      Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image.
  2. Something fashioned by man, or something man-made. Anything made by man’s hands.
  3. Something that is not alive, but made dead, from the grave.

Translations

Etymology 2

From graven (adjective) above.

Verb

graven (third-person singular simple present gravens, present participle gravening, simple past and past participle gravened)

  1. (transitive, archaic) To make graven or engraved

Etymology 3

From grave (adjective) +‎ -en.

Verb

graven (third-person singular simple present gravens, present participle gravening, simple past and past participle gravened)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To make or become grave (serious or sombre)

Catalan

Verb

graven

  1. third-person plural present indicative form of gravar

Danish

Noun

graven c

  1. definite singular of grav

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɣraːvə(n)/
  • Hyphenation: gra‧ven
  • Rhymes: -aːvən

Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch grāven, from Old Dutch gravan, from Proto-West Germanic *graban, from Proto-Germanic *grabaną.

Verb

graven

  1. (transitive or intransitive) To dig physically.
  2. To search for information.
Inflection
Synonyms
  • delven
  • spitten
Derived terms
Descendants
  • Afrikaans: graaf
  • Jersey Dutch: xrâve
  • Negerhollands: graav, graev
Related terms
  • graf

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun

graven

  1. Plural form of graf

Etymology 3

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun

graven

  1. Plural form of graaf

Anagrams

  • vragen

Middle Dutch

Etymology

From Old Dutch gravan

Verb

grāven

  1. To dig.
  2. To bury.

Inflection

Descendants

  • Dutch: graven
  • Limburgish: grave

Further reading

  • “graven”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “graven (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN, page I

Norwegian Bokmål

Alternative forms

  • grava

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡrɑːʋn̩/
  • Rhymes: -ɑːʋn̩
  • Hyphenation: grav‧en

Noun

graven m or f

  1. definite masculine singular of grav

Noun

graven m

  1. definite singular of grave

Spanish

Verb

graven

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of gravar.
  2. Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of gravar.
  3. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of gravar.

Swedish

Noun

graven

  1. definite singular of grav

Anagrams

  • vargen


English

Adjective

sculpted (comparative more sculpted, superlative most sculpted)

  1. Well shaped, as a good sculpture is.
    • 2000, Ed Pavelka, Bicycling Magazine’s Cycling for Health and Fitness
      While cyclists often focus on crank-crushing quads or sculpted calves, all you have to do is realize, as Kita did, that the heart is not some mysterious, beating organ, but rather pure, powerhouse muscle.

Translations

Verb

sculpted

  1. simple past tense and past participle of sculpt

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