Definition of gaelic

Common misspellings:
  • gealic (0.0%)
  • galic (63.6%)
  • gailic (18.2%)
  • gallic (18.2%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. In the old ballads and poems of the Gaelic Highlands there are mythical heroes in abundance such as Fingal and Ossian Comala and a host of shadowy chieftains and warriors but they are not distinctively Scotch - Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race by Maud Isabel Ebbutt

  2. The manner of the national struggle changed peaceful or violent led by Protestant or Catholic by men of English blood or of Gaelic but behind all change lay the fixed purpose of Irish self government - Irish Nationality by Alice Stopford Green

  3. The rain and cold seemed to have no influence on their vitality and as they hurried past me with eager laughter and great talking in Gaelic they left the wet masses of rock more desolate than before - The Aran Islands by John M. Synge