Celtic cross

noun

Definition of Celtic cross

: a cross having essentially the form of a Latin cross with a ring about the intersection of the crossbar and upright shaft — see cross illustration

First Known Use of Celtic cross

1852, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Celtic cross was in 1852

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“Celtic cross.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Celtic%20cross. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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