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Definition of Celt

Celt
Celt Celt, n. [LL. celts a chisel.] (Arch[ae]ol.) A weapon or implement of stone or metal, found in the tumuli, or barrows, of the early Celtic nations.
Celt
Celt Celt, n. [L. Celtae, Gr. ?, ?, pl.: cf. W. Celtiad one that dwells in a covert, an inhabitant of the wood, a Celt, fr. celt covert, shelter, celu to hide.] One of an ancient race of people, who formerly inhabited a great part of Central and Western Europe, and whose descendants at the present day occupy Ireland, Wales, the Highlands of Scotland, and the northern shores of France. [Written also Kelt. The letter C was pronounced hard in Celtic languages.]

Meaning of Celt from wikipedia

- The Celts (/kɛlts, sɛlts/, see pronunciation of Celt for different usages) are a collection of Indo-European peoples in parts of Europe and Anatolia identified...
- Constrained Energy Lapped Transform (CELT) is an open, royalty-free lossy audio compression format and a free software codec with especially low algorithmic...
- Afro Celt Sound System is a musical group who fuse electronic music with traditional Gaelic and West African music. Afro Celt Sound System was formed in...
- In archaeology, a celt /ˈsɛlt/ is a long, thin, prehistoric, stone or bronze tool similar to an adze, hoe, or axe. The term "Celt" may have come about...
- The Mighty Celt is a 2005 drama film set in Northern Ireland, written and directed by Pe**** Elliott. It stars Gillian Anderson, Robert Carlyle, Sean McGinley...
- The Dream of the Celt (Spanish: El sueño del celta) is a novel written by Peruvian writer and 2010 Nobel laureate in literature Mario Vargas Llosa. The...
- The Anglo-Celt (/ˈæŋɡloʊ ˈsɛlt/) is a w****ly local newspaper published every Thursday in Swellan, Cavan, Ireland, founded in 1846. It exclusively contains...
- a Canadian band formed in 2001. Celt (tool), old general term for prehistoric stone or bronze axe-like tools Celt, Missouri, a small town in the southern...
- Interceltique de Lorient (Brittany), the Pan Celtic Festival (Ireland), CeltFest Cuba (Havana, Cuba), the National Celtic Festival (Portarlington, Australia)...
- Texts, or CELT, is an online database of contemporary and historical do****ents relating to Irish history and culture. As of 8 December 2016, CELT contained...
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