grafschennis etymology

Dutch word grafschennis comes from Dutch schennis, Dutch graf (Grave (slang) very.)

Detailed word origin of grafschennis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
schennis Dutch (nld) (obsolete) A result of the above: shame, dishonor, scandal. (obsolete) The potential to hurt or damage: danger, risk. An active or passive case of hurting, damaging. An immoral violation of a person, obligation or rule.
graf Dutch (nld) Grave (slang) very.
grafschennis Dutch (nld) Desecration (of a grave).