chrotta

noun

chrot·​ta
ˈkrätə
plural -s
1
: crwth
2
: a small medieval harp

Word History

Etymology

Late Latin crotta, chrotta, of Celtic origin; akin to Welsh crwth fiddle, Middle Irish crott harp

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“Chrotta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chrotta. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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