noun Irish, Scot., and Canadian (chiefly Prince Edward Island).
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Origin of ceilidh
Words nearby ceilidh
Example sentences from the Web for ceilidh
They say these "ceilidh" are not yet altogether given up in Gairloch parish.Gairloch In North-West Ross-Shire|John H. Dixon, F.S.A. Scot
The fire in the centre of the room was almost a necessity of the good old Ceilidh days.
As for the superstition of the tales of ceilidh and buaile-mhart I have little to say.John Splendid|Neil Munro
At the evening ceilidh a competent reader of Gaelic can usually be found.Literary Tours in The Highlands and Islands of Scotland|Daniel Turner Holmes