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crogh

ManxEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

crogh f (genitive crogh, plural croghyn)

  1. cross, crucifix
  2. gibbet
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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

VerbEdit

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 termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

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

NounEdit

crogh m

  1. saffron

MutationEdit

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.