crogh

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Manx[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish croch (cross; gallows), from Latin crux.

Noun[edit]

crogh f (genitive crogh, plural croghyn)

  1. cross, crucifix
  2. gibbet
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish crochaid (crucifies, hangs), from croch (cross; gallows) (compare crogh1).

Verb[edit]

crogh (verbal noun croghey, past participle croghit)

  1. to hang, hoist
  2. to swing
  3. to climb, cling
  4. to fly
  5. to hinge (as story)
  6. (nautical) to sheer
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Irish cróch, from Latin crocus, from Ancient Greek κρόκος (krókos, crocus).

Noun[edit]

crogh m

  1. saffron

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
crogh chrogh grogh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.