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Definition of Celts

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 Celts from wikipedia

- The Celts (/kɛlts, sɛlts/, see pronunciation of Celt for different usages) are an Indo-European ethnolinguistic group of Europe identified by their use...
- the Iron Age Celts. Like other Iron Age Europeans, the early Celts maintained a polytheistic mythology and religious structure. For Celts in close contact...
- The modern Celts (/kɛlts/, see pronunciation of Celt) are a related group of ethnicities who share similar Celtic languages, cultures and artistic histories...
- 1707, following Paul-Yves Pezron, who made the explicit link between the Celts described by cl****ical writers and the Welsh and Breton languages. During...
- Orthodox Celts is a Serbian band which plays Irish folk music combined with rock elements. Despite their uncharacteristic genre in their home country...
- Kingdom and by Atlantic Records in the United States. It was renamed as The Celts for the 1992 international re-release of the album by WEA internationally...
- The Celts: Rich Traditions and Ancient Myths is a 1987 do****entary series that examines the origins, growth, and influence of Celtic culture in Great...
- warfare of the Ancient Celts throughout the European Iron Age and the Roman era, both of the Insular Celts and the Continental Celts (Gaul, Iberia, and Anatolia)...
- Archived from the original on May 18, 2011. "Amare Stoudemire back as Celts' reserves top Knicks' second string". ESPN. ****ociated Press. April 13,...
- The Celts is a song by the Irish musician Enya, from her 1987 album Enya. Sung entirely in Irish, it was the theme song to the 1986 BBC do****entary The...
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