- the extinct, Celtic language of ancient Gaul.
- of or relating to ancient Gaul, its inhabitants, or their language.
Origin of Gaulish
Examples from the Web for gaulish
Historical Examples of gaulish
To dine in company with more than two is a Gaulish and German thing.Imaginary Conversations and Poems
Walter Savage Landor
Nearly all the old Gaulish fables had their origin in this province.
It is Gaulish, tinged with the wit of a limb of the law and with jovial grossness.
A year after this night Cæsar had put an end to Gaulish liberty.The Spell of Belgium
Some confess a preference for a Gaulish recital of the times when Csar went to Britain.Egoists
- the extinct language of the pre-Roman Gauls, belonging to the Celtic branch of the Indo-European family
- of or relating to ancient Gaul, the Gauls, or their language