What does the word gaelic mean?

Usage examples for gaelic

  1. When I saw him, he was in earnest discussion with one of his men, and he was not using English but sputtering a torrent of shrill Gaelic, shrugging his shoulders, throwing his arms about, thrilling with excitement- but for all that, he was the picture of a man that most women would find irresistible. – An Orkney Maid by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  2. There were even men who spoke to me in the Gaelic. – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  3. Has your friend the Gaelic? – A Prince of Good Fellows by Robert Barr