Kraken definition

kräkən
A legendary sea monster of northern seas.
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A huge sea monster in Norwegian legend.
noun
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(Norse mythology) A colossal sea monster that attacks ships and sailors, often portrayed as a giant octopus or squid.
pronoun
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Origin of kraken

  • Norwegian dialectal krake kraken Norwegian -n the

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition