Crantara Cran*ta"ra (kr?n-t?"r? or -t?"r?), n. [Gael. cranntara.] The fiery cross, used as a rallying signal in the Highlands of Scotland. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • crantara — A burnt piece of wood dipped in blood and taken from clan to clan as a signal …   Grandiloquent dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.