| ||We are an Craite! What others buy with gold, we buy with our lifeblood.|| |
|- Harald of Fayrlund, clan's elder|
Clan an Craite or Clan Craite is one of the seven most influential clans controlling Skellige. Their territory is the northern half of Ard Skellig and the founder of family is said to be Grymmdjarr Iron Fang, son of Hemdall and Heulyn famed for his strength, who carved Kaer Trolde keep with his own hands out of the enormous rock he dragged from the water's surface using only a thick chain.
- Erlend an Craite - legendary Konung who owned Winter's Blade.
- Harald an Craite - jarl of Ard Skellig and later Konung in the 10th century.
- Crach an Craite - clan's leader during books and most of adaptations, Jarl of Skellige.
- Hjalmar an Craite - brave son of Crach known also as Slackjaw.
- Cráite means haunted, tormented/tortured or annoying in Irish.