LEACAN is the second stage of a project which aims to provide a comprehensive, online, modular grammar of traditional Scottish Gaelic.

The current phase of the project is focused on the following topics –

Older modules are as follows –

There is a glossary of grammatical terminology.


LEACAN is being developed by DASG and Soillse, as part of the Bòrd na Gàidhlig-funded LEACAN project. Current team members are Dr Mark McConville, Dr David Mandić, Professor Roibeard Ó Maolalaigh (Glasgow University), Professor William Lamb (Edinburgh University), Gordon Wells, Padruig Moireach (UHI), Jo NicDhòmhnaill, Ian MacDhòmhnaill and Mòrag NicLeòid. The following people contributed to previous phases of this work – Dr Susan Ross, Professor Wilson McLeod, Professor Richard Cox, Charles Wilson, Dr Domhnall Uilleam Stiùbhart, Ailean Caimbeul, Catrìona Chaimbeul, Ruairidh MacIllEathain, Donnchadh MacGuaire, Dòmhnall Moireasdan and Catrìona Mhoireach.