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Croʹnian Sea

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The north polar sea. Pliny says, “A Thule unius diei navigatioʹně marě concretum, a nonnullis cronium appellaʹtur.” (Natural History, iv. 16.)

“As when two polar winds blowing adverse

Upon the Cronian sea.”


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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Crocodile
Crocodile (King)
Crocodile’s Eye
Crocodile’s Tears
Crocum in Ciliciam ferre
Crœsus
Cromeruach
Cromlech
Cromwell
Crone
Cronian Sea
Crony
Crook in the Lot
Crooked as Crawley
Crooked Sixpence (A)
Crooked Stick (A)
Crop Up (or) Out
Cropper
Croquemitaine [croak-mit-tain]
Croquet
Crore (A)