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coronach

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noun cor·o·nach \ˈkȯr-ə-nəḵ, ˈkär-\

Definition of coronach

  1. :  a funeral dirge sung or played on the bagpipes in Scotland and Ireland



Origin of coronach

Scottish Gaelic corranach & Irish coránach


First Known Use: 1530


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