from Irish Gaelic Créatur creature
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Examples from the Web for craythur
Uncle Charles, a dhrop of the craythur a wee dhrop of the craythur?The Country House
Then cook had given her a drap of the craythur to keep out the cold.In Wild Rose Time
Amanda M. Douglas
"Yes, yes, the craythur's doin' somethin' in the spoony line," said Kisseck.
Damn her, I'll lay my soul that craythur is at the bottom of it all.
"Faith, it's a drop of the craythur you want to waken you up, Mick Ross," he called.The Pioneers
Katharine Susannah Prichard