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. hang, hoist
  2. swing
  3. climb, cling
  4. fly
  5. hinge (as story)
  6. (nautical) 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.