Etymology
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grape (n.)

mid-13c., "a grape, a berry of the vine," also collective singular, from Old French grape "bunch of grapes, grape" (12c.), probably a back-formation from graper "steal; grasp; catch with a hook; pick (grapes)," from a Frankish or other Germanic word, from Proto-Germanic *krappon "hook," from a group of Germanic words meaning "bent, crooked, hooked" (cognates: Middle Dutch crappe, Old High German krapfo "hook;" also see cramp (n.2)). The original notion thus perhaps was "vine hook for grape-picking." The vine is not native to England. The word replaced Old English winberige "wine berry." Spanish grapa, Italian grappa also are from Germanic.

Origin and meaning of grape

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Definitions of grape

grape (n.)
any of various juicy fruit of the genus Vitis with green or purple skins; grow in clusters;
grape (n.)
any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries;
Synonyms: grapevine / grape vine
grape (n.)
a cluster of small projectiles fired together from a cannon to produce a hail of shot;
Synonyms: grapeshot
From wordnet.princeton.edu