Definition of Gaelic. Meaning of Gaelic. Synonyms of Gaelic

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Definition of Gaelic

Gaelic
Erse Erse ([~e]rs), n. [A modification of Irish, OE. Irishe.] A name sometimes given to that dialect of the Celtic which is spoken in the Highlands of Scotland; -- called, by the Highlanders, Gaelic.
Gaelic
Gaelic Gael"ic, n. [Gael. Gaelig, G[`a]ilig.] The language of the Gaels, esp. of the Highlanders of Scotland. It is a branch of the Celtic.
Gaelic
Gaelic Gael"ic (?; 277), a. [Gael. G[`a]idhealach, Gaelach, from G[`a]idheal, Gael, a Scotch Highlander.] (Ethnol.) Of or pertaining to the Gael, esp. to the Celtic Highlanders of Scotland; as, the Gaelic language.

Meaning of Gaelic from wikipedia

- English words of Scottish Gaelic origin Gaelic Ireland, the history of the Gaelic people of Ireland Gaelic literature Gaelic revival, a movement in the...
- Scottish Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic: Gàidhlig [ˈkaːlɪkʲ] (listen), or Scots Gaelic, often referred to simply as Gaelic) is a Goidelic language (in the Celtic...
- Gaelic football (Irish: Peil Ghaelach; short name Peil or Caid), commonly referred to as football, Gaelic or GAA, is an Irish team sport. It is pla****...
- Irish (Gaeilge in Standard Irish), often referred to simply as Gaelic, is a Goidelic language of the Insular Celtic branch of the Celtic language family...
- The Goidelic /ɡɔɪˈdɛlɪk/ or Gaelic languages (Irish: teangacha Gaelacha; Scottish Gaelic: cànanan Goidhealach; Manx: çhengaghyn Gaelgagh) form one of the...
- Gaelic games (Irish: Cluichí Gaelacha) are sports pla**** in Ireland under the au****es of the Gaelic Athletic ****ociation (GAA). They include Gaelic football...
- The Gaels (/ɡeɪlz/ ****LZ; Irish: Na Gaeil [n̪ˠə ˈɡeːlʲ]; Scottish Gaelic: Na Gàidheil [nə ˈkɛːal]; Manx: Ny Gaeil [nə ˈɡeːl]) are an ethnolinguistic group...
- Gaelic Ireland (Irish: Éire Ghaelach) was the Gaelic political and social order, and ****ociated culture, that existed in Ireland from the prehistoric era...
- promoting indigenous Gaelic games and pastimes, which include the traditional Irish sports of hurling, camogie, Gaelic football, Gaelic handball and rounders...
- classical Gaelic (Gaoidhealg) was a shared literary form of Gaelic that was in use in Scotland and Ireland from the 13th century to the 18th century. Although...