Celt

UK [kelt] / US / US [selt] noun [countable]
Word forms "Celt":
singular Celt plural Celts
a) a member of an ancient group of people who lived in parts of Western Europe
b) someone who is related to the ancient Celts

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  • Celt — (s[e^]lt; k[e^]lt), n. [L. Celtae, Gr. Keltoi , Ke ltai, pl.: cf. W. Celtiad one that dwells in a covert, an inhabitant of the wood, a Celt, fr. celt covert, shelter, celu to hide.] One of an ancient race of people, who formerly inhabited a great …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • celt — CELT, Ă, celţi, te, s.m. şi f., adj. 1. s.m. şi f. Persoană făcând parte dintr o veche populaţie europeană care a locuit în Galia (de unde s a extins apoi şi în alte regiuni); gal1. 2. adj. Celtic. – Din fr. Celtes. Trimis de valeriu, 03.03.2003 …   Dicționar Român

  • Celt — Celt, n. [LL. celts a chisel.] (Arch[ae]ol.) A weapon or implement of stone or metal, found in the tumuli, or barrows, of the early Celtic nations. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Celt — (nord. Ant.), so v.w. Framea …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Celt — (Kelt), Axt oder Beil aus vorhistorischer Zeit, s. Steinzeit und Metallzeit …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Celt — Celt, vorgeschichtliches Werkzeug (Axt, Beil, Meißel) mit schmaler Schneide, meist aus Bronze (Flach C., Schaft , Absatz C. oder Paalstäbe; Schaftlappen C.; Hohl oder Tüllen C.). [Tafel: Urgeschichte.] …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Celt — [kelt, selt] n [Date: 1500 1600; : French; Origin: Celte, from Latin Celtae (plural)] a member of a race of people who lived in ancient Britain and Western Europe before the Romans came, or a person living now whose ↑ancestors were members of… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Celt — [ kelt, selt ] noun count a member of an ancient group of people who lived in parts of Western Europe a. someone who is related to the ancient Celts …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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