Last modified on 7 August 2014, at 02:25

cronk

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Imitative. Compare quonk.

VerbEdit

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

  1. To honk like a goose.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

cronk (plural cronks)

  1. (Manx) A hill or barrow.

ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

cronk m (genitive and plural cruink)

  1. hill
  2. mount
  3. tor

Derived termsEdit