Celtic Symbols and Signs Introduction Page. For centuries, Celtic symbols and signs held incredible power for the ancient Celts in every way of life. Today, we can learn about this power and utilize it by learning the language of Celtic symbols. The word “Celtic” refers to people who lived in Britain and Western Europe from 500 BC and 400 AD.
The triple spiral or triskele is a Celtic and pre-Celtic symbol found on a number of Irish Megalithic and Neolithic sites, most notably inside the Newgrange passage tomb, on the entrance stone, and on some of the curbstones surrounding the mound.
The triple spiral or triskele is a Celtic and pre-Celtic symbol found on a number of Irish Megalithic and Neolithic sites, most notably inside the Newgrange passage tomb, on the entrance stone, and on some of the curbstones surrounding the mound. Read more »
The three-point style is one of the most commonly seen Celtic symbols, as it represents the Holy Trinity, as well as wisdom that is based on the number three. In Celtic tradition, the trinity is one of the most important contexts making the Celtic Trinity Knot or triquetra one of the most prominent symbols in Celtic culture.
Numbers in Celtic languages. How to count in the six modern Celtic languages (Breton, Cornish, Welsh, Irish, Manx, Scottish Gaelic). Key to abbreviations: m = masculine, f = feminine. Click on any of the numbers that are links (blue) to hear them spoken. If you can provide recordings, corrections or additional translations, please contact me.
Celtic Symbols and Their Meanings. Welcome to our celtic symbols page. The celts had a lot of symbols in their lore, this page features some of the most popular knots, and symbols that the celtic people recognized and used in their symbolism. Included below are pictures along with the descriptions and meanings of the symbols.
For those who are curious to know, here is the list of the most prominent Celtic symbols and their meanings. Triskelion. Let us start with triskelion since it has been one of the most commonly used Celtic symbols throughout history.
It’s most oft seen symbol in stone art from early Celtic history, then later appears in Christian manuscripts. As with the Triquetra the symbolic meaning is that of a Triune Deity. The Triskele bears the secondary name of life’s spiral and its certainly not limited to only Celtic symbols.
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Number retired October 17, 1964. ... (#18) not be retired so that a future Celtic could wear it - the number 18 was later retired in honor of Dave Cowens. ...