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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irish_orthography

Irish orthography has evolved over many centuries, since Old Irish was first written down in the ... Tree names were once popularly used to name the letters. ... though it is now known that only some of the earliest Ogham letters were named after trees. ... This alphabet, together with Roman type equivalents and letter name ...

www.celticheart.ca/did-you-know-the-gaelic-alphabet-has-only-18-letters

The Gaelic alphabet does not contain the letters j, k, v, x, y or z. ... Today, English words with the missing Gaelic letters have been incorporated into the language ...

www.faculty.ucr.edu/~legneref/bronze/ogamScri.htm

More recent forms of Ogam were found on petroglyphs, animal bone and other .... It may be seen that there are several letters missing from the Latin alphabet ...

www.oghamart.com/the-ogham-alphabet.html

As the Ogham alphabet evolved, more characters were added as new sounds ... in the English alphabet, those letters are also missing from the Ogham alphabet ...

livinglibraryblog.com/an-introduction-to-the-forfeda-extra-letters

Sep 22, 2011 ... ... the letters are missing from the myths & legends of the Celts. ... The first letter Ea can also be found as Ch. It is generally referred to as Aspen ...

www.omniglot.com/writing/irish.htm

Irish Gaelic is a Celtic language spoken mainly in the Republic of Ireland and ... of many early manuscripts, so most surviving manuscripts were written after that time. ... eliminated some of the silent letters which are still used in Scottish Gaelic.

en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Irish/Alphabet

Wikipedia has related information at Gaelic script ... The letters are usually called by their English names, except that the letter a is called "ah". ... When books were first printed in Irish Type, the fonts used were based on the handwritten scripts ...

www.gaelicmatters.com/scottish-gaelic-alphabet.html

The Scottish Gaelic alphabet contains 18 letters and is the same alphabet as used in Irish Gaelic.

mentalfloss.com/article/31904/12-letters-didnt-make-alphabet

Dec 13, 2012 ... Originally, it was an entirely different letter called thorn, which derived ... When the throaty sound turned into "f" in Modern English, the "gh"s were left behind." .... Manx is the Celtic-origin language of the Isle of Man, which has ...