grafgift etymology

Dutch word grafgift comes from Dutch gift, Dutch graf (Grave (slang) very.)

Detailed word origin of grafgift

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
gift Dutch (nld) (dated) poison. Donation; something given (away) voluntarily.
graf Dutch (nld) Grave (slang) very.
grafgift Dutch (nld) Grave good (item buried as part of a burial).