What does gaelic mean?

Definitions for gaelicˈgeɪ lɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Gaelic, Goidelic, Erse(adj)

    any of several related languages of the Celts in Ireland and Scotland

  2. Celtic, Gaelic(adj)

    relating to or characteristic of the Celts


  1. Gaelic(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the Gaels, the Celtic peoples of Scotland, Ireland, and the Manx, or their languages.

  2. Gaelic(ProperNoun)

    Goidelic; any Goidelic language.

  3. Gaelic(ProperNoun)

    Scottish Gaelic.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gaelic(adj)

    of or pertaining to the Gael, esp. to the Celtic Highlanders of Scotland; as, the Gaelic language

  2. Gaelic(noun)

    the language of the Gaels, esp. of the Highlanders of Scotland. It is a branch of the Celtic

  3. Origin: [Gael. Gidhealach, Gaelach, from Gidheal, Gael, a Scotch Highlander.]

Editors Contribution

  1. Gaelic

    A language originating in Ireland, written and spoken as a first language and second language in Ireland, Scotland and other neighboring islands.

    Gaelic is spoken as a first language by a number of Irish people, and as a second language taught in schools and written and spoken by a larger group of people. All road signs in the Republic of Ireland and bilingual in Irish and English.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gaelic in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gaelic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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