clarsach

or clair·seach, clar·seach clar·sech, clar·seth

[klair-sakh, -suhkh, klahr-]
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noun

an ancient Irish and Scottish harp.

Origin of clarsach

< Scots Gaelic clàrsach (compare Scots clareschaw) or Irish cláirseach, MIr cláirsech
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clarsach

noun

the Celtic harp of Scotland and Ireland

Word Origin for clarsach

C15: clareschaw, from Scottish Gaelic clarsach, Irish Gaelic cláirsach harp
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