Crixa is lapin for crossroads. Lapin is the language of the rabbits in Richard Adams‘ novel Watership Down. In the book Crixa is the center of Efrafa, the rabbit warren. It is located at the crossing point of two bridle paths.
In Berkeley, California, Crixa Cakes is at the crossroads of Adeline Street and Shattuck Avenue on the site of an old horse stable.