corra-ghritheach

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From corra + Old Irish grith ‎(shout, scream) +‎ -ach.

Noun[edit]

corra-ghritheach f ‎(genitive singular corra-ghrithich, plural corran-ghritheach)

  1. heron, grey heron; stork; crane

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • grith” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.