Definition of


  1. (noun, event) an informal social gathering at which there is Scottish or Irish folk music and singing and folk dancing and story telling

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Alternate forms of Ceilidh

Hypernyms: party

Origin of the word Ceilidh

  1. 1875, from Ir. ceilidhe, from O.Ir. ceile "companion." more

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