Gaelic

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Gael·ic

 (gā′lĭk)
adj.
Of or relating to the Gaels or their culture or languages.
n.
1. Goidelic.
2. Any of the Goidelic languages, especially:
a. Irish.
b. (often găl′ĭk) Scottish Gaelic.
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Gaelic

(ˈɡeɪlɪk; ˈɡæl-)
n
(Languages) any of the closely related languages of the Celts in Ireland, Scotland, or (formerly) the Isle of Man. Compare Goidelic
adj
1. (Peoples) of, denoting, or relating to the Celtic people of Ireland, Scotland, or the Isle of Man or their language or customs
2. (Languages) of, denoting, or relating to the Celtic people of Ireland, Scotland, or the Isle of Man or their language or customs
3. (Placename) of, denoting, or relating to the Celtic people of Ireland, Scotland, or the Isle of Man or their language or customs
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Gael•ic

(ˈgeɪ lɪk)

n.
2. the Irish and Scottish Gaelic languages collectively.
adj.
3. of or pertaining to the Gaels or Gaelic.
[1590–1600; Gael + -ic]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Gaelic - any of several related languages of the Celts in Ireland and ScotlandGaelic - any of several related languages of the Celts in Ireland and Scotland
Celtic, Celtic language - a branch of the Indo-European languages that (judging from inscriptions and place names) was spread widely over Europe in the pre-Christian era
Irish Gaelic, Irish - the Celtic language of Ireland
Scots Gaelic, Scottish Gaelic - the Gaelic of Scotland
Manx - the ancient Gaelic formerly spoken on the Isle of Man; the language is sometimes used on ceremonial occasions
Adj.1.Gaelic - relating to or characteristic of the Celts
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Translations
gael
ゲール族ゲール語

Gaelic

[ˈgeɪlɪk]
A. ADJgaélico
B. N (Ling) → gaélico m
C. CPD Gaelic coffee Ncafé m irlandés
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Gaelic

[ˈgeɪlɪk ˈgælɪk]
adjgaélique
ngaélique m
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Gaelic

adjgälisch
n (Ling) → Gälisch nt
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Gaelic

[ˈgeɪlɪk]
1. adjgaelico/a
2. n (language) → gaelico
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References in periodicals archive ?
The last part of the book is a discussion of the rise of literacy in the music, the implications of religious and social interference and the retention of anachronistic forms of piping in the Cape Breton part of the Gaelic diaspora. This is more a lament than a celebration.