the subdivision of the Celtic languages that includes Scottish Gaelic, Irish, and Manx
Origin of Goidelicfrom Old Irish Góidel: see Gael
designating or of this group of languages or the peoples that speak them
A subdivision of the Insular Celtic languages that includes Irish Gaelic, Scottish Gaelic, and Manx.
- Of or relating to the Gaels.
- Of or relating to Goidelic.
Origin of GoidelicFrom Old Irish Goídil Gael possibly from Old Welsh -guoidel, Gwyddel
- Relating to the Goidels.
OriginSee also: goidèlic
Goidel + -ic