Scottish Gaelic

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Scottish Gael·ic

 (găl′ĭk, gā′lĭk)
The Goidelic language of Scotland. Also called Scots Gaelic.
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Scottish Gaelic

(Languages) the Goidelic language of the Celts of Scotland, spoken in the Highlands and Western Isles
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Scot′tish Gael′ic

or Scots Gaelic

a Celtic language, closely related to Irish, spoken in the Hebrides and the Highlands of Scotland.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Scottish Gaelic - the Gaelic of Scotland
Erse, Gaelic, Goidelic - any of several related languages of the Celts in Ireland and Scotland
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skotská gaelština
gaélique écossais
gaélico escocês
skotsk gäliska
References in periodicals archive ?
BEST CONTRIBUTION AWARD Sponsored by Bord na Gaidhlig For the individual, group or organisation that has contributed significantly towards the growth or development of the Gaelic language either locally, nationally or internationally.
Ach thoisich esain a' cuir Gaidhlig air an doigh annasach a th'ann air cunntas a chumail air na puinncean ann a tennis.
It is screened in association with Gaidhlig Dumgal.
His knowledge of Scottish Gaidhlig, Irish Gaeilge and Welsh, as well as Latin, has allowed him to research source texts in the original languages as well as in translation.
IRISH & ULSTER SCOTS FESTIVAL - SINGING Date: Saturday 27 January 2018 - 4:00pm Location: Strule Arts Centre PS: Free Event As part of the One Day Irish & Ulster Scots Festival come along to our FREE workshop with Noeleen Ni Cholla, a native Irish speaker from Donegal who sings in both Irish and Scots Gaidhlig. This workshop will run from 4pm - 5pm.
'The Gaelic Writer, Iain Crichton Smith ...', in Rannsachadh na Gaidhlig 8, ed.
We represent many of the minoritised commonwealth of these islands, including Kernewek, Gaidhlig, Gaeilge, Cymraeg and Scots.
Bord na Gaidhlig are spending PS20,000 on freelance consultants to translate internal reports and press releases into English.
"Over the past six months we've worked closely with the Welsh Language Board and the Comunn na Gaidhlig to translate over 40,000 words on 100 different pages."
Development agency Comunn na Gaidhlig (CNAG) director Donald Martin said: "This is another reason why we need official status for Gaelic.