how to pronounce craig


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craig is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of craig in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

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meanings of craig


  1. An unincorporated community in Ohio.
  2. A city in Iowa.
  3. An Irish surname of Hiberno-Norman origin, an anglicization of de Craig, de Creag (“of the crag").
  4. A village in Nebraska; named for early settler William Stewart Craig.
  5. A river in Alaska, United States and British Columbia, Canada; named for engineer John Davidson Craig.
  6. A city in Alaska; named for early settler and fishmonger Craig Miller.
  7. An Irish surname, a variant anglicization of de Carraig (Carrick).
  8. An unincorporated community in Montana.
  9. A male given name transferred from the surname.
  10. A ghost town in Modoc County, California; named for postmaster Robert A. Craig.
  11. An unincorporated community in Indiana.
  12. A locale in the United States.
  13. A city, the county seat of Moffat County, Colorado; named for financier Rev. William Bayard Craig.
  14. A Scottish habitational surname from Scottish Gaelic creag, originally meaning someone who lived near a crag.
  15. A city in Missouri; named for lawyer and politician James Craig.
  16. An unincorporated community in California; named for a railroad official.


  1. A rocky crag.

craig frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word craig occurs in english on average 11.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics craig can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that craig can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) leisure and entertainment;

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