Definition of Gaelic. Meaning of Gaelic. Synonyms of Gaelic

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Gaelic. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Gaelic and, of course, Gaelic synonyms and on the right images related to the word Gaelic.

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 (Scottish Gaelic: Gàidhlig [ˈkaːlɪkʲ] (listen)), also known as Scots Gaelic and Gaelic, is a Goidelic language (in the Celtic branch of...
- Gaelic football (Irish: Peil Ghaelach; short name Peil), commonly known as simply Gaelic, GAA or Caid, is an Irish team sport. It is pla**** between two...
- The Goidelic /ɡɔɪˈdɛlɪk/ or Gaelic languages (Irish: teangacha Gaelacha; Scottish Gaelic: cànanan Goidhealach; Manx: çhengaghyn Gaelgagh) form one of the...
- Irish (Gaeilge in Standard Irish), sometimes referred to as Gaelic, is a Goidelic language of the Insular Celtic branch of the Celtic language family,...
- 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 games (Irish: Cluichí Gaelacha) are sports pla**** in Ireland under the au****es of the Gaelic Athletic ****ociation (GAA). They include Gaelic football...
- Gaelic Ireland (Irish: Éire Ghaelach) was the Gaelic political and social order, and ****ociated culture, that existed in Ireland from the prehistoric era...
- The Gaelic revival (Irish: Athbheochan na Gaeilge) was the late-nineteenth-century national revival of interest in the Irish language (also known as Gaelic)...
- or Gailck, pronounced [ɡilɡ] or [ɡilk] or [ɡeːlɡ]), also known as Manx Gaelic or Manks, is a Goidelic language of the insular Celtic branch of the Celtic...