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Irish Gaelic

noun
1.
Irish (def 4).
Origin of Irish Gaelic
1890-1895
1890-95
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  • The Irish Gaelic, above most other languages, illustrates a euphonic principle that modifies the vowels of a word.

    The English Language Robert Gordon Latham
  • The Irish Gaelic grien-tairisem is given in an eighth-or ninth-century gloss.

    Ancient Man in Britain Donald A. (Donald Alexander) Mackenzie
British Dictionary definitions for Irish Gaelic

Irish Gaelic

noun
1.
the Goidelic language of the Celts of Ireland, now spoken mainly along the west coast; an official language of the Republic of Ireland since 1921
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