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Wim van der Meij  •  Link

'Graf' is German and probably Swedish for: Count

Virginia DeMarce  •  Link

The Swedish word is "greve" and does signify "count." This man was the son of Nils Abrahamsson Brahe, who died of wounds received at the Battle of Luetzen in 1632. Nils Brahe, the younger, was a great-grandson of Per Brahe, he elder, created count of Visingborg in 1561.

Terry Foreman  •  Link

Nils Nillsson, Graf Brahe. Swedish ambassador-extraordinary 1661. (L&M Index)

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Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.