claddagh

[ klah-duh ]
/ ˈklɑ də /
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noun

a ring in the form of two hands clasping a crowned heart, given in friendship or love.

Nearby words

  1. clacton-on-sea,
  2. clactonian,
  3. clad,
  4. clad-,
  5. cladanthous,
  6. claddagh ring,
  7. claddie,
  8. cladding,
  9. clade,
  10. cladism

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Word Origin and History for claddagh

claddagh

in Claddagh ring (Irish fáinne Chladach), from village of Claddagh, County Gallway. The village name is literally "stony beach."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper