coronach
Coranach Cor"a*nach, n. [Gael. coranach, or corranach, a crying, the Irish funeral cry (the keen), a dirge; comh with + ranaich a roaring, ran to roar, shriek.] A lamentation for the dead; a dirge. [Written also {coranich}, {corrinoch}, {coronach}, {cronach}, etc.] [Scot.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Coronach — Cor o*nach (k?r ? n?k), n. See {Coranach}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coronach — [kôr′ə nəkh] n. [Ir coranach & Gael corranach < comh , together + ranach, outcry < ran, to weep] 1. Scot. a dirge, sung or played on bagpipes 2. Irish a wailing lament for the dead …   English World dictionary

  • Coronach — For other uses, see Coronach (disambiguation). A coronach (also written coranich, corrinoch, coranach, cronach, etc.) is the Scottish Gaelic equivalent of the Goll[1] , being the third part of a round of keening, the traditional improvised… …   Wikipedia

  • coronach — /kawr euh neuhkh, kor /, n. (in Scotland and Ireland) a song or lamentation for the dead; dirge. [1490 1500; < ScotGael corranach, Ir coránach dirge] * * * ▪ Celtic poetry       in Celtic tradition, choral lament or outcry for the dead; also, a… …   Universalium

  • coronach — noun Etymology: Scottish Gaelic corranach & Irish coránach Date: 1530 a funeral dirge sung or played on the bagpipes in Scotland and Ireland …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • coronach — noun /kɒrənək,kɒrənəx/ dirge, lamentation …   Wiktionary

  • coronach — (ko ro nach) s. m. Chant funèbre des Écossais des montagnes, qui sont de race celtique. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Mot celtique …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • coronach — англ. [ко/рэнэк] погребальная песнь и музыка (в Шотландии, Ирландии) …   Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • coronach — cor·o·nach || kÉ’rÉ™nÉ™k n. song for the dead, dirge (in Scotland) …   English contemporary dictionary

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