So for today’s challenge post, I am going to share with you some key phrases in Gaelic you might need this St. Patrick’s Day Weekend!
Here is a break down of how to read this post. The Gaelic word will be like regular text, the pronunciation with be in italics and the meaning will be bold.
Sláinte (SLAHN-cheh) – health (cheers – toast)
or the longer version: sláinte is táinte (SLAHN-cheh iss TAHN-cheh) — health and wealth
Fáilte (FAHL-cheh) — welcome
Céad Míle Fáilte (kayd MEE-luh FAHL-cheh) – A Hundred Thousand Welcomes
craic (krak) – good time – is actually and adaption of English slang
Lá Fhéile Pádraig (Law Ale-yeh Pawd-rig) – Saint Patrick’s Day
For even more great gaelic phrase for St. Patrick’s Day check out this site: