Gaeltacht

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See also: Gàidhealtachd

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Irish Gaeltacht

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Gaeltacht (plural Gaeltachtaí or Gaeltachts)

  1. (Ireland) An officially recognised area where the Irish language is the predominant language in daily use.

Usage notes[edit]

Both the native Irish plural Gaeltachtaí and the anglicised plural Gaeltachts are found in English usage.


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Irish Gaeltacht

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Gaeltacht f (genitive Gaeltacht, plural Gaeltachten)

  1. Gaeltacht

Declension[edit]


Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Gael +‎ -acht

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɡeːl̪ˠt̪ˠəxt̪ˠ]

Noun[edit]

Gaeltacht f (genitive Gaeltachta, nominative plural Gaeltachtaí)

  1. Irish-speaking area

Declension[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Gaeltacht Ghaeltacht nGaeltacht
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.