Irish Gaelic

noun

Examples of Irish Gaelic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web How to order beer in Irish Gaelic: 'Gloinne beoir, le do thoil' How to say it: Glenna... be-or... leh-duh... huh-el. John Tufts, The Courier-Journal, 12 Mar. 2024 Also, hymns will be sung not only in English, but also in Welsh and Scottish and Irish Gaelic. Leo Sands, Washington Post, 30 Apr. 2023 Well known in the industry for helping revive the shuttered Bruichladdich Distillery, located on the isle of Islay in Scotland, Reynier helped pioneer applying the concept of terroir—or teireoir, the term the company trademarked that includes the Irish Gaelic word for Ireland—to whisky. Marco Quiroz-Gutierrez, Fortune, 6 Oct. 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1891, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Irish Gaelic was in 1891

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Cite this Entry

“Irish Gaelic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Irish%20Gaelic. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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