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Gaelic is an adjective that means "pertaining to the Gaels", including language and culture. As a noun, it may refer to the group of languages spoken by the Gaels, or to any one of the languages individually.
- Goidelic languages or Gaelic languages, a linguistic group that is one of the two branches of the Celtic languages; they include:
Gaelic culture and history
- Gaels, the Gaelic peoples; the ethno-linguistic group traditionally predominant in Ireland, the Scottish Highlands, and the Isle of Man
- Gaelic Ireland, the history of the Gaelic people of Ireland
- Gaelic-Norse, a people of combined Gaelic-Scandinavian culture influential in the Middle Ages
- Gaelic games, traditional sports played in Ireland, notably Gaelic football, Gaelic handball, Hurling, and Rounders
- Gaelic Athletic Association, the governing body of Gaelic games such as hurling and Gaelic football
- Gaelic revival, a movement in the late 19th century to encourage both the use of Irish Gaelic in Ireland and the revival of older Irish cultural practices
- Gaelic type, a typeface used in Ireland
- SS Gaelic, two ships of the White Star Line
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