celtic celtic  /ˈsɛl tɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a branch of the Indo-European languages that (judging from inscriptions and place names) was spread widely over Europe in the pre-Christian era
  2. (adj) relating to or characteristic of the Celts

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • RetnaWith his signature growl and unique blend of blues, jazz and celtic folk, Van Morrison is consistently ranked as one of the most iconic and influential rock artists of all .

News

  1. Paramount to fill with roots, Celtic music

    Switchback, a band that tours across the country and performs American roots and Celtic music, will visit Austin for the first time Thursday. The band plays at the Paramount at 7:30 p.m. Advance tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for students, with door prices $2 more.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Austin Daily Herald

  2. Infectious Celtic rock with Town Pants at Crooked I on Friday

    Vancouver's Town Pants are traveling a long way to tour the East Coast the trip will take them 56 hours. Are they nuts? No -- just Irish. They play rollicking Celtic rock infused with banjo, tin whistle, fiddle and other rustic accouterment. The group will play Erie's Crooked I on Friday it's the first show on their 15th anniversary tour.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Erie Times-News

  3. Organizers call Celtic Festival and Highland Games a success

    With the third annual Newport Celtic Festival and Highland Games in the books, organizers say the 2013 event attracted more people and vendors than the 5,080 who attended last year.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Newport News-Times

Quotes

  1. "I was just lying to you guys," Bryant said. "You know I'm a student of the game. I know every series the Lakers have played in. I was just a Laker nut and know every Celtic series, ever statistic. It meant the world to me, but I couldn't...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Kobe Bryant Source: New York Post

  2. The 35-year-old said: "Football's very important to me and I would give Celtic everything if I sign."
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Sol Campbell Source: BestBetAdvice.com (blog)

  3. "He was one of the most underrated players in the history of the game and, in my opinion, one of the greatest Celtic acquisitions of all time," Ainge, now the Celtics' executive director of basketball operations, said in a statement yesterday.
    on Feb 22, 2007 By: Danny Ainge Source: New York Times

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