Scot. a round hollow in a hillside
Origin of corriefrom Gaelic coire, cauldron from Indo-European base an unverified form kwer-, pot from source Old English hwer, kettle
A round hollow in a hillside; a cirque.
Origin of corrieScottish Gaelic coire hollow, cauldron from Old Irish cauldron, whirlpool
From Highland Scottish Gaelic, perhaps from Celtic cor a corner.