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Princeton's WordNet

  1. krummhorn, crumhorn, cromorne(noun)

    a Renaissance woodwind with a double reed and a curving tube (crooked horn)


  1. krummhorn(Noun)

    a mediaeval and Renaissance wind instrument

  2. krummhorn(Noun)

    a stop on an organ

  3. Origin: German Krummhorn, from krumm ‘crooked’ + Horn ‘horn’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Krummhorn(noun)

    alt. of Krumhorn


  1. Krummhörn

    Krummhörn is a municipality in the district of Aurich, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated near the Ems estuary, approximately 15 km southwest of Norden, and 10 km northwest of Emden. The community of Krummhörn comprises 19 villages:

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Krummhorn

    krum′horn, n. a medieval clarinet-like instrument: a reed-stop in the organ. [Ger. krumm.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of krummhorn in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of krummhorn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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