Crantara

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Crantara The fiery cross, used as a rallying signal in the Highlands of Scotland.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n crantara The fiery cross which in old times formed the rallying-symbol in the Highlands of Scotland on any sudden emergency: so called because neglect of the symbol implied infamy.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gael. cranntara,