Origin of English word CRANE

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The Indo-European “root” for CRANE is gere- 2 (to cry hoarsely).  The theoretical root is trying to echo the throaty sigh or GROAN of  the GaROAN (throat –Isaiah 58:1) – see GROAN.The AHD citesGreek geranos (crane), but language scholars could not see a GRN source that fit other long-throated birds like the EGRET (see EGRET) and HERON, especially if outside their hallowed preserve of Indo-European. With EGRET, the Noon has dropped; with HERON

there’s a guttural shift softeningGimel to H; and with CRANE the same shift hardens the Gimel to a hard-C.

One GROANS or CROONS with the  גרון   GaROAN or throat.


The GaROAN named both the Greek geranos (crane) and the Polish long-necked stork, geranjum, which then went on to give English GERANIUM. Also related to GaROAN are alleged cognates of CRANE like CRACKLE, CRANBERRY, CROON, CUR, GRACKLE and PEDIGREE.  If bright-colored GERANIAMS and CRANBERRIES were not the color of flamingos, but of a dull-colored Greek crane, than the GRN and CRN may come from the Koof0-Resh-Noon of Edenic QaRaN (shining – Exodus 34:35). Avraham Van Riper in New Mexico bagged two long-throated birds in Mohawk (Amerind).  Gimel-Resh-Noon is seen in 1) kwaront (heron – Mohawk K is often a G sound, and the end-T is not pronounced)  and 2) onasakenra(goose – the KNR an M!32 metathesis of GaROAN.). 

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