gaèlic

See also: Gaelic

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EtymologyEdit

From English Gaelic, ultimately from Old Irish Goídel (Gael).

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AdjectiveEdit

gaèlic (feminine gaèlica, masculine plural gaèlics, feminine plural gaèliques)

  1. Irish (pertaining to Irish or the Irish language)
  2. Gaelic (pertaining to the Gaels or the Gaelic languages)

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gaèlic m (plural gaèlics, feminine gaèlica)

  1. Gael
  2. Irishman

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gaèlic m (uncountable)

  1. Irish (the Irish language)
  2. Gaelic (the Gaelic family of languages)

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Usage notesEdit

When context is not sufficient to resolve the ambiguity with this term, the terms goidèlic (Goidel, Goidelic) and irlandès (Irishman, Irish) are preferred.