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Classical Gaelic
Spoken in Scotland
Language extinction 18th century (replaced by Modern Gaelic)
Language family Indo-European
Writing system Latin
Language codes
ISO 639-1 None
ISO 639-2
ISO 639-3 ghc

Classical Gaelic was the literary form of Scottish Gaelic used in Scotland from the 13th to the 18th century. Ethnologue gives the name "Hiberno-Scottish Gaelic" (and the ISO 639-3 code ghc) as a cover term for Classical Gaelic and Early Modern Irish.


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