Definition of Krakens
1. kraken [n] - See also: kraken
Lexicographical Neighbors of Krakens
krakens (current term)
Literary usage of Krakens
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1849)
"Few sea-coasts have been more sedulously searched, or by more acute naturalists, (witness the labors of Sars and Lovén,) than those of Norway. krakens and ..."
2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1822)
"The Royal Society at one time lent a willing ear te the numerous authentic accounts of mermaids, krakens, sea-snakes, men with tails, &c. but now, ..."
3. The Atlantic Monthly by Making of America Project (1865)
"At best, the ocean is austere and unsympathetic ; and a sensible, that is, a sensitive, stomach understands it to be demoralized by the monstrous krakens ..."