cranreuch

noun
cran·​reuch | \ ˈkran-ˌru̇ḵ How to pronounce cranreuch (audio) \

Definition of cranreuch

Scotland

First Known Use of cranreuch

1682, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cranreuch

probably modification of Scottish Gaelic crannreotha

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“Cranreuch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cranreuch. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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