Gaulish

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adjective

Gaul·​ish ˈgȯ-lish How to pronounce Gaulish (audio)
: of or relating to the Gauls or their language or land

Gaulish

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noun

: the Celtic language of the ancient Gauls see Indo-European Languages Table

Word History

First Known Use

Adjective

1659, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1668, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Gaulish was in 1659

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“Gaulish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gaulish. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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