cronk

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Imitative. Compare quonk.

Verb[edit]

cronk (third-person singular simple present cronks, present participle cronking, simple past and past participle cronked)

  1. To honk like a goose.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

cronk (plural cronks)

  1. (Manx) A hill or barrow.

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cnocc, from Proto-Celtic *knokko- (hill).

Noun[edit]

cronk m (genitive and plural cruink)

  1. hill
  2. mount
  3. tor

Derived terms[edit]