Celticism
Celticism Celt"i*cism (s[e^]l"t[i^]*s[i^]z'm), n. A custom of the Celts, or an idiom of their language. --Warton. [1913 Webster]

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  • Celticism — may refer to: *a word or linguistic property adapted from a Celtic language (c.f. Anglicism, Germanism) **List of English words of Celtic origin **List of English words of Scottish Gaelic origin **Irish words used in the English language **List… …   Wikipedia

  • Celticism — /kel teuh siz euhm, sel /, n. a Celtic custom or usage. [1850 55; CELTIC + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • celticism — Celt·i·cism || keltɪsɪzm n. Celtic custom; idiom of Celtic language …   English contemporary dictionary

  • celticism — celt·i·cism …   English syllables

  • celticism — təˌsizəm noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized : a Celtic custom, expression, or idiom the Celticisms within modern English * * * /kel teuh siz euhm, sel /, n. a Celtic custom or usage. [1850 55; CELTIC + ISM] * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pan-Celticism — is the name given to a variety of movements that espouse greater contact between the various Celtic nations.Types of Pan CelticismPan Celticism can operate on the following levels: * Linguistic many organisations promote linguistic ties, notably… …   Wikipedia

  • philo-celticism — |fi(ˌ)lō+ noun Usage: capitalized C : a fondness for Celtic expressions or idioms dismissed his entire essay as another example of crackpot philo Celticism J.V.Kelleher …   Useful english dictionary

  • Celts (modern) — A Celtic identity emerged in the Celtic nations of Western Europe, following the identification of the native peoples of the Atlantic fringe as Celts by Edward Lhuyd in the 18th century and during the course of the 19th century Celtic Revival,… …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Charroux — publishing at least six non fiction works in this genre in the last decade of his life, including One Hundred Thousand Years of Man s Unknown History (1963, 1970), Forgotten Worlds (1973), Masters of the World (1974), The Gods Unknown (1974) and… …   Wikipedia

  • Charles de Gaulle (poet) — Charles Jules Joseph de Gaulle (January 31, 1837 – January 1, 1880) was a French writer who was a pioneer of Pan Celticism and the bardic revival. He is also known as Charlez Vro C hall, the Breton language version of his name. He was the uncle… …   Wikipedia

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