1 [krag]
a steep, rugged rock; rough, broken, projecting part of a rock.

1275–1325; Middle English < British Celtic; akin to Welsh craig rock

craglike, adjective Unabridged


2 [krag]
noun Scot. and North England.
the neck, throat, or craw.

1425–75; late Middle English cragge < Middle Dutch crage neck, throat; cognate with German Kragen collar; cf. craw Unabridged
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crag (kræɡ)
a steep rugged rock or peak
[C13: of Celtic origin; related to Old Welsh creik rock]

Crag (kræɡ)
a formation of shelly sandstone in E England, deposited during the Pliocene and Pleistocene epochs

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Word Origin & History

c.1300, probably from a Celtic source akin to O.Ir. crec "rock," and carrac "cliff," and Manx creg.
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Example sentences
They are taken to an abandoned monastery on a needle-shape crag.
He's a gentle giant of a creature, who looks down on the rest of the world from a sad and isolated crag.
The castle is perched on a rocky crag overlooking the town and the way is
  signposted, so finding the path should not be a problem.
Time to revise the image of the hermit, clinging to a crag in solitary bliss.
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