Name of the language

Ainm na teanga



Total number of speakers

Líon na gcainteoirí

> 2,000,000

Number of native spakers

Líon na gcainteoirí dúchais

> 90,000

Regulated by

Rialaithe ag

Foras na Gaeilge

Geographical area

Ceantar tíreolaíoch



Language family

Fine teangacha

Celtic Languages

Teanga Cheilteach

Status of the language

Stádas na teanga

Official first language

Príomhtheanga oifigiúil

Status at the University

Stádas sna hollscoileanna

Degree, Masters, PhD

Céim, Máistreacht, PhD

Fields of use

Réimse úsáide

All fields

Gach réimse

Member(s) of the NPLD

Full member: Rialtas na hÉireann & Foras na Gaeilge | Irish Government

Year of source

Bliain na foinse


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