As nouns the difference between crant and chant
is that crant
is (obsolete) garland or crown while chant
is type of singing done generally without instruments and harmony.
As a verb chant is
to sing, especially without instruments, and as applied to monophonic and pre-modern music.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(obsolete) garland or crown
*1602 : , act V scene 1
*:Yet here she is allowed her virgin crants
* (archaic) chaunt
To sing, especially without instruments, and as applied to monophonic and pre-modern music.
To sing or intone sacred text.
- The cheerful birds do chant sweet music.
Type of singing done generally without instruments and harmony.
(music) A short and simple melody, divided into two parts by double bars, to which unmetrical psalms, etc., are sung or recited. It is the most ancient form of choral music.
Twang; manner of speaking; a canting tone.
A repetitive song, typically an incantation or part of a ritual.
- His strange face, his strange chant .