Can Irish People Speak Irish? (Gaeilge or Gaelic) // Clisare
Monolingual Irish Speaker
The Irish language (Gaeilge), also sometimes referred to as Gaelic or the Irish Gaelic language, is a Goidelic language (Gaelic) of the Indo-European language family originating in Ireland and historically spoken by the Irish people. Irish is spoken as a first language by a small minority of Irish people and as a second language by a larger group of non-native speakers.