crantara
A burnt piece of wood dipped in blood and taken from clan to clan as a signal

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • Crantara — Cran*ta ra (kr?n t? r? or t? r?), n. [Gael. cranntara.] The fiery cross, used as a rallying signal in the Highlands of Scotland. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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