Scottish Gaelic

noun

Definition of Scottish Gaelic

: the Gaelic language of Scotland

First Known Use of Scottish Gaelic

1800, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Scottish Gaelic

Time Traveler for Scottish Gaelic

Time Traveler

The first known use of Scottish Gaelic was in 1800

See more words from the same year

Statistics for Scottish Gaelic

Cite this Entry

“Scottish Gaelic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Scottish%20Gaelic. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

Comments on Scottish Gaelic

What made you want to look up Scottish Gaelic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!