On Wed, 18 Jun 1997
>My understanding of this is that the Celts who settled Ireland and,
>later, parts of Scotland, were q-Celts who spoke Gaelic and would
>qualify as Gaels. The later migration of p-Celts, who inhabited
>Britain and Wales, had a different dialect, and are not classified as
>So, Gaels were (are?) Celts, but not all Celts were Gaels.
Well, I'd have to say that's a fair summation of what I have heard...