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

- Gaelic is an adjective that means "pertaining to the Gaels". As a noun, it refers to the group of languages spoken by the Gaels, or to any one of the languages...
- Scottish Gaelic (Gàidhlig [ˈkaːlɪkʲ] (listen)) or Scots Gaelic, sometimes also referred to simply as Gaelic, is a Goidelic language of the Celtic and Indo-European...
- Gaelic football (Irish: Peil Ghaelach; short name Peil or Caid), commonly referred to as football or Gaelic, is an Irish team sport. It is pla**** between...
- Scotland and the Isle of Man, where Middle Irish gave rise to Scottish Gaelic and Manx respectively. It has the oldest vernacular literature in Western...
- The Goidelic /ɡɔɪˈdɛlɪk/ or Gaelic languages (Irish: teangacha Gaelacha; Scottish Gaelic: cànanan Goidhealach; Manx: çhengaghyn Gaelgagh) form one of the...
- Scottish Gaelic: Na Gàidheil [ˈkɛː.əl̪ˠ]; Manx: Ny Gaeil) are an ethnolinguistic group native to northwestern Europe. They are ****ociated with the Gaelic languages:...
- Gaelic Storm is a Celtic band founded in Santa Monica, California in 1996. Their musical output includes pieces from traditional Irish music, Scottish...
- 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...
- Gaelic games are sports pla**** in Ireland under the au****es of the Gaelic Athletic ****ociation (GAA). Gaelic football and hurling are the two main games...
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