an ancient Irish or Scottish lake dwelling, built on an artificial island or shallows
Origin of crannogIrish ; from crann, a tree, mast, beam
An ancient Irish dwelling or fort built on an artificial island in a lake or marsh.
Origin of crannogIrish Gaelic crannóg, wooden structure, pole, from Middle Irish crannóc, from Old Irish, from crann, tree.
From Old Irish crannóc.