Scottish Gaelic

The Gaelic language of Scotland, spoken primarily in the northern and western parts of the country, with important communities in Glasgow and Edinburgh. Scottish Gaelic had its widest influence between 800 and 1200 , as place names throughout Scotland attest.

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  • Scottish Gaelic — n. GAELIC (n. 1) * * * …   Universalium

  • Scottish Gaelic — n. GAELIC (n. 1) …   English World dictionary

  • Scottish Gaelic — Not to be confused with Scots language or Scottish English. Scottish Gaelic Gàidhlig Pronunciation [ˈkaːlikʲ] Spoken in …   Wikipedia

  • Scottish Gaelic — noun the Gaelic of Scotland • Syn: ↑Scots Gaelic • Hypernyms: ↑Gaelic, ↑Goidelic, ↑Erse * * * noun Usage: capitalized S&G : the Gaelic language of Scotland see …   Useful english dictionary

  • scottish-gaelic — adjective Usage: usually capitalized S&G Etymology: Scottish Gaelic : of, relating to, or characteristic of the Gaelic language of Scotland …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scottish Gaelic — noun Date: 1897 the Gaelic language of Scotland …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Scottish Gaelic. — See Scots Gaelic. * * * …   Universalium

  • Scottish Gaelic — Scot′tish Gael′ic or Scots Gaelic n. peo a Celtic language, closely related to Irish, spoken in the Hebrides and the Highlands of Scotland …   From formal English to slang

  • Scottish Gaelic — /skɒtɪʃ ˈgeɪlɪk/ (say skotish gaylik) noun the Gaelic language spoken by the Celts of the Highlands and Western Isles of Scotland …   Australian English dictionary

  • Scottish Gaelic. — See Scots Gaelic …   Useful english dictionary

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