[krak-uh-tou, krah-kuh-] /ˌkræk əˈtaʊ, ˌkrɑ kə-/
a volcano and small island in Indonesia, between Java and Sumatra: violent eruption 1883.
a volcanic island in Indonesia, in the Sunda Strait between Java and Sumatra: partially destroyed by its eruption in 1883, the greatest in recorded history. Further eruptions 44 years later formed a new island, Anak Krakatau (“Child of Krakatau”) Also called Rakata
[German krah-kou] /German ˈkrɑ kaʊ/ noun 1. . /ˈkraːkau/ noun 1. the German name for Cracow
[krah-kuh n] /ˈkrɑ kən/ noun, (often initial capital letter) 1. a legendary sea monster causing large whirlpools off the coast of Norway. /ˈkrɑːkən/ noun 1. a legendary sea monster of gigantic size believed to dwell off the coast of Norway n. monster of the North Sea, 1755, from Norwegian dialectal krake.
[Polish krah-koo f] /Polish ˈkrɑ kʊf/ noun 1. . /ˈkrakuf/ noun 1. the Polish name for Cracow city in southern Poland, said to have been named for a supposed founder, Krak.
[kruh-koh-vee-ak] /krəˈkoʊ viˌæk/ noun 1. a lively Polish folk dance in duple meter with syncopated accents.