Meaning of fleadh cheoil in English:

fleadh cheoil

noun

(also fleadh ceoil)
Irish
  • A festival of Irish or Celtic music, dancing, and culture.

Pronunciation

fleadh cheoil

/ˈflɑː ˌxjəʊɪl/ /ˈflɑː ˌkjəʊɪl/

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Mike Wallace (b. 1918). From Irish fleadh cheoil, lit. ‘feast of music’ from fleadh feast, drinking-bout + ceol music.