a Gaelic-speaking Celt in Ireland or Scotland or the Isle of Man
A member of an ethnic group in Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man, whose language is one that is Gaelic.
Origin: Gàidheal and Gaedheal, from Goídel, from gwyddel, Proto-Celtic *weidelo- "savage, woodsman". This replaced older féni and fénechas.
a Celt or the Celts of the Scotch Highlands or of Ireland; now esp., a Scotch Highlander of Celtic origin
Origin: [See Gaelic.]
Gaël is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France. It lies southwest of Rennes between Saint-Méen-le-Grand and Mauron. In the 18th century, a fair was held twice a year in August and October.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
gāl, n. a Scotch Highlander.—adj. Gaelic (gāl′ik), pertaining to the Gaels.—n. the Scottish-Highland dialect.—v.t. Gael′icise.—n. Gael′icism. [Gael. Gaidheal.]
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The numerical value of gael in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of gael in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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