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Coranach

or CORONACH. Lamentation for the dead, as anciently practised in Ireland and Celtic Scotland. (Gaelic, comh rànaich, crying together.) Pennant says it was called by the Irish hululoo.

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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