variants or less commonly krans
plural -es
: a sheer cliff or precipice in southern Africa
crawled forward and looked over the edge of the krantzStuart Cloete

Word History


Afrikaans krans, literally, wreath, from Dutch, from Middle Dutch crans

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“Krantz.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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