Definition of Krakens

1. kraken [n] - See also: kraken



Lexicographical Neighbors of Krakens

kraalheads
kraaling
kraals
krab
krabs
kraft
kraft paper
kraft pulp
krafts
krai
krais
kraisslite
krait
kraits
kraken
krakens (current term)
krakowiak
krakowiaks
krameria
kramerias
krameric
krang
krangs
krans
kranses
krantz
krantzes
kranz
kranzes
krapfen

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 ..."

Other Resources:

Search for Krakens on Dictionary.com!Search for Krakens on Thesaurus.com!Search for Krakens on Google!Search for Krakens on Wikipedia!

Search